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"But Notch, it’s NOT a scam!"

"But Notch, it’s NOT a scam!"

Aug 3, 2011 19 comments

I’ve been getting a bunch of feedback that my last blog post is wrong for various reasons, and I’d just like to say that I would absolutely LOVE to be...

(ModDB) Requesting a helping hand!

(ModDB) Requesting a helping hand!

Sep 17, 2012 8 comments

As of four days ago, I began to re-enter this place for my uni course. During this time, many updates have happened, and this page has slacked. It's been...

1.5 next week, and uploading guidelines.

1.5 next week, and uploading guidelines.

Apr 13, 2011 18 comments

We were aiming at releasing 1.5 this week, but no. There's been significant feature creep (we've got powered rails now, and lightning hitting a pig will...

1.5 REDSTONE UPDATE RELEASED!

1.5 REDSTONE UPDATE RELEASED!

Mar 14, 2013 7 comments

The moment we've all been waiting for is finally here - the 1.5 Redstone Update is now live! Now, I know you want to jump into this massively awesome...

11/11/11

11/11/11

Apr 7, 2011 56 comments

We had a board meeting today, which felt relatively grown up and mature. We had it at a nice asian restaurant, and there was food, drinks and coffee...

2011 Independent Games Festival announces main competition finalists!

2011 Independent Games Festival announces main competition finalists!

Jan 5, 2011 10 comments

The Independent Games Festival (IGF) has announced the Main Competition finalists for the thirteenth annual presentation of its awards, celebrating the...

2011, here we go!

2011, here we go!

Jan 3, 2011 13 comments

So it's the first working day of the year, and we've got two more people in the office now. Carl Manneh and Tobias Möllstam. And we've got the entire...

A brief summary of Bellevue, more to come next week.

A brief summary of Bellevue, more to come next week.

Sep 3, 2010 6 comments

I’ve had a great time here in Bellevue so far! The MinecraftCon 2010 thing was great, especially once the torrent of questions started slowing down, and...

A message to the ModDB community: Mods and downloads

A message to the ModDB community: Mods and downloads

Apr 10, 2011 29 comments

Just a small message to the Minecraft community. Mostly, uploaders.

All signs point to yes!

All signs point to yes!

Jun 3, 2010 5 comments

a new development update regarding cake, signs and a hint of a new infdev update.

An update is coming tomorrow

An update is coming tomorrow

Nov 9, 2010 19 comments

ModDB delayed update news, as well as a note from the ModDB page maintainer.

Announcing Minecraft Reality for iOS

Announcing Minecraft Reality for iOS

Nov 26, 2012 8 comments

Imagine being able to dump your Minecraft creations into the real world for other people to find. You could put an exploding creeper in your school, a...

Announcing Minecraft Skin Studio!

Announcing Minecraft Skin Studio!

Oct 25, 2012 9 comments

The clever guys at 57 Digital have released a new app for iOS that lets you create and rate Minecraft skins from the comfort of your device. Minecraft...

Back in the office, and some words on 1.7 and 1.8!

Back in the office, and some words on 1.7 and 1.8!

Jun 27, 2011 28 comments

Me and Jens have been independently working on stuff for the adventure update, and it's been growing in scope as we've been working on it. That means...

Back to work in a few days!

Back to work in a few days!

May 29, 2010 1 comment

a new development blog post regarding notch working full-time on Minecraft.

Bethesda are suing us, here’s the full story!

Bethesda are suing us, here’s the full story!

Aug 5, 2011 57 comments

First of all, I love Bethesda. I assume this nonsense is partly just their lawyers being lawyers, and a result of trademark law being the way it is.

Bill S.978

Bill S.978

Jul 2, 2011 54 comments

I've received a few emails about Bill S.978, a new bill proposed in the USA, which would make it illegal under certain circumstances to share videos of...

Blah, I failed the Friday update.

Blah, I failed the Friday update.

Aug 13, 2010 1 comment

There won't be a Friday update today, because I bit off more than I could chew.

Block by Block: A Personal Story

Block by Block: A Personal Story

Nov 23, 2012 10 comments

Kibera is one of the largest slums in Africa with estimates of anywhere from 200,000-700,000 people crammed in less than a two square kilometre radius...

Boo! Coming October 31!

Boo! Coming October 31!

Oct 4, 2010 44 comments

Explore a scary new realm! Fight scary new monsters! Experience scarier depths! Be scared of the dark! Catch scary fish! Scare other players online! Carve...

Bug update frenzy, and we’re six people in the office now!

Bug update frenzy, and we’re six people in the office now!

Dec 1, 2010 12 comments

Set up an account with Get Satisfaction, and the bug reports and feature requests have started dropping in. I've spent most of today chewing through bugs...

Calm before the storm?

Calm before the storm?

Oct 19, 2010 14 comments

Perhaps this is the calm before the storm, but I've got a nagging feeling I've just been neglecting the ModDB page.

Caves, prettier water.

Caves, prettier water.

Jun 17, 2010 8 comments

* Water is prettier now. You can see which direction the current is flowing * Regional caves. Some areas have a lot, some have very few.

Christmas stat attack!

Christmas stat attack!

Jan 12, 2013 2 comments

Phew. Lots of you bought Minecraft at Christmas, smashing download records all over the place.

Coming soon: 1.8

Coming soon: 1.8

Jul 6, 2011 64 comments

Most of the basics of the game engine is in place, so it's time to flesh this game out into something more gamey. More content, more exploration, more...

Community news guidelines

Community news guidelines

Mar 8, 2013 11 comments

These are guidelines for the Minecraft Community, in the absence of admins

Cubic Chunks

Cubic Chunks

Apr 28, 2013 34 comments

"Cubic Chunks: Infinite height, Elimination of X-ray, and more". UPDATE: 1600+ supporters on MCForums - Pre-Alpha mod in the works!

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...

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...

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...