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Minecraft on Nintendo Switch will run at 60fps, Wii U world transfers being worked on

Minecraft on Nintendo Switch will run at 60fps, Wii U world transfers being worked on

Joey Davidson

Earlier this week, Minecraft was shown off on the Nintendo Switch. Some specs were discussed, and one of the key ones that lots of gamers care about these days is the title’s frame rate. Minecraft on the Nintendo Switch will run at 60fps. It will also feature worlds 13 times bigger than what players had on the Wii U. The word comes from Cerium on NeoGAF as they watched the stream and...

Minecraft Marketplace coming, creators getting a new "way to make a living from the game"

Minecraft Marketplace coming, creators getting a new "way to make a living from the game"

Joey Davidson

As Microsoft and Mojang prep up the large Discovery Update, they’ve made some space to release a large piece of the Minecraft puzzle. Out alongside the update this spring is the Marketplace, an official store that offers in-game content like skins and maps from both Microsoft and the game’s top creators. This is only on offer for any Pocket Edition or Windows 10 version of Minecraft,...

Minecraft sells 122 million copies and has over 55 million people playing every month

Minecraft sells 122 million copies and has over 55 million people playing every month

Ron Duwell

If there is any belief that Minecraft is not the defining video game of its age, then it’s time to start putting those doubts to bed. Microsoft and developer Mojang have confirmed that Minecraft is still enormously successful with the game reaching over 122 million units in sales. We last heard from Mojang back in June when the game crossed the 100 million mark. 22 million copies over...

Minecraft Add-Ons will change the game completely while unifying the game's huge community

Minecraft Add-Ons will change the game completely while unifying the game's huge community

Eric Frederiksen

It’s been quite a while since Minecraft was a PC game. It’s on just about every platform you can imagine nowadays. One difference between the PC platform and every other platform out there, though, is the extraordinary modability of the former. While none of the countless mods created for Minecraft to this point have been officially supported, you can do all kinds of things to the game...