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Minecraft Dev Snapshot Week 50

Minecraft Dev Snapshot Week 50

Dec 17, 2011 11 comments

This week's snapshot barely has any changes since last week. All I've done is to add a few multiplayer spam protections (to prevent packet spam and chat...

Santa vs Cthulhu until 7 am

Santa vs Cthulhu until 7 am

Dec 12, 2011 16 comments

I've been avoiding doing any kind of work recently in an attempt to reset my creative batteries. I've mostly been playing Zelda. Then I played Hyper Princess...

Minecraft Development Snapshot Week 49

Minecraft Development Snapshot Week 49

Dec 8, 2011 11 comments

As many of you probably already know, we are publishing “snapshots” of the development of Minecraft. These are builds of the game that may contain incomplete...

The Plan for Minecraft – Pocket Edition, and One Account to Rule Them All

The Plan for Minecraft – Pocket Edition, and One Account to Rule Them All

Dec 6, 2011 11 comments

I have recently gotten a lot of tweets about Minecraft – Pocket Edition (you know, Minecraft for iOS/Android) and I will try to explain to you guys what...

Would you like some physical LEGO Minecraft?

Would you like some physical LEGO Minecraft?

Dec 6, 2011 14 comments

Some clever people came up with some concepts for LEGO Minecraft kits. We thought it was pretty darn cool and talked to LEGO about it, and now it's up...

New Minecraft store stuff

New Minecraft store stuff

Dec 3, 2011 20 comments

The latest collection from the Official Minecraft store is perhaps our most diverse yet, with a host of brand new product types.

Minecraft – Pocket Edition 0.1.3 (Android)

Minecraft – Pocket Edition 0.1.3 (Android)

Dec 3, 2011 2 comments

Aron updated the Android version of Minecraft – Pocket Edition for Android last night to 0.1.3. This update includes better support for Android tablets...

Och med dom orden så passar jag micken.

Och med dom orden så passar jag micken.

Dec 2, 2011 15 comments

As of yesterday, Jens Bergensten is the new lead developer on Minecraft. He will have the final say in all design decisions, so he will kinda sorta become...

Indie of the Year 2011 - Regarding campaigns.

Indie of the Year 2011 - Regarding campaigns.

Nov 30, 2011 12 comments

Last year, we had the Minecraft Cake Campaign for the Indie Game of the Year awards. It is strange to think it has been one whole year since then, and...

I love Team Fortress 2

I love Team Fortress 2

Nov 27, 2011 23 comments

Back before the Orange Box, I kept hyping TF2 to all my friends. I had played a lot of TF and TFC back in the day, and I knew TF2 would be the greatest...

Day 3 - The Launch, and Day 4 - The End

Day 3 - The Launch, and Day 4 - The End

Nov 20, 2011 5 comments

After some seven hours of sleep (nice), we went to the wrong room for breakfast. Confusion started setting in until someone figured it out. Breakfast...

Downloads re-opened

Downloads re-opened

Nov 19, 2011 7 comments

I am now a ModDB downloads admin. I shall have full authority over any and all Minecraft downloads that are uploaded here. I can intercept them, right...

Day 2 - The Setup

Day 2 - The Setup

Nov 18, 2011 3 comments

I woke up at 3 am after getting about three and a half hours of sleep. I lingered in bed for three hours or so, but never managed to go back to sleep...

Minecraft – Pocket Edition on iOS!

Minecraft – Pocket Edition on iOS!

Nov 18, 2011 7 comments

We were trying to do a big thing about this during MineCon that Minecraft – Pocket Edition would be released for iOS worldwide during Friday. BUT! To...

Day 1 - The Arrival

Day 1 - The Arrival

Nov 17, 2011 10 comments

The phone alarm rang at half past seven in the morning. Two hours later we were at Arlanda Airport and met up with the rest of the Mojang Team. We did...

Soon.

Soon.

Nov 16, 2011 38 comments

The last few weeks have been incredibly stressful and emotional in many ways, and I feel so relieved to finally have a finished version of Minecraft to...

Downloads are closed

Downloads are closed

Nov 14, 2011 22 comments

It is with great regret that I have to close the downloads and addons section of this profile.

Inspiration, motivation, stress, and abandonment

Inspiration, motivation, stress, and abandonment

Nov 10, 2011 12 comments

A normal project for me goes through three stages. I will summarize and review them because I'm waiting for a very slow script to finish and have nothing...

Nervousness

Nervousness

Nov 7, 2011 31 comments

Next week is MineCon week. That means we'll release the full version of Minecraft (which will be called “Minecraft”, and have a version number of 1.0...

MineCon Live Streaming

MineCon Live Streaming

Nov 6, 2011 13 comments

We know that many of you aren’t able to be in Vegas for the event, so we decided to bring it to you. We are VERY excited to announce that IGN will be...

MineCon is sold out

MineCon is sold out

Oct 29, 2011 8 comments

We just received news from our event coordinators for MineCon that we are completely sold out.

Minecraft empowers people to change their block

Minecraft empowers people to change their block

Oct 28, 2011 18 comments

"Mina Kvarter" (english: My Blocks) is a project initiated by Svensk Byggtjänst with the aim to build a sustainable future for the million programme housing...

MineCon Offers First Look at Minecraft for Xbox 360

MineCon Offers First Look at Minecraft for Xbox 360

Oct 26, 2011 10 comments

We are thrilled to announce that MineCon attendees will have the opportunity to play Minecraft on Xbox 360 months before the public release!

Important news regarding chickens and eggs

Important news regarding chickens and eggs

Oct 24, 2011 43 comments

Ok, so.. For a long time, I've claimed that obviously the egg came before the chicken, as the first chicken had to be hatched from something.

I hate “free to play”.

I hate “free to play”.

Oct 24, 2011 35 comments

Ok, that headline it a bit overly inflammatory. While I am sceptical of the free to play trend, what I hate is the wording “free to play”.

Happy birthday, us!

Happy birthday, us!

Oct 16, 2011 21 comments

One year ago, we started Mojang. Back then, Minecraft had sold between half a million and one million copies, and now we're up to almost four million...

Minecraft Happenings

Minecraft Happenings

Oct 12, 2011 17 comments

J!NX Stronghold Sale, Curse’s MineCon 2011 Premium Sweepstakes and Sony Ericsson’s Build for Kristen Contest.

Pre releases and Adventure Updates

Pre releases and Adventure Updates

Oct 11, 2011 19 comments

The adventure update is going great! We're adding features and cramming in content, and then started feature creeping and content creeping.

Minecraft – Pocket Edition on Android

Minecraft – Pocket Edition on Android

Oct 7, 2011 16 comments

Today we are very happy to announce that Minecraft – Pocket Edition will be available world wide for Android 2.2+ phones.

Open call for MineCon Speakers

Open call for MineCon Speakers

Oct 7, 2011 2 comments

For MineCon 2011 we are going to have two types of sessions… panels and lighting talks.