Tag Archives: Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition
Tue, Jun 04, 2013 | 21:30 BST
Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition is out today on disc in the US. It contains everything included in the XBLA version. It arrives June 6 in Japan, Australia, New Zealand and June 25 in Canada. Those in the UK, France, Ireland and Spain can pick it up on June 28.
Wed, May 01, 2013 | 12:06 BST
Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition is heading to European retailers next month. Microsoft has just confirmed the game’s physical disc release.
Fri, Apr 12, 2013 | 21:26 BST
Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition was expected to be released on disc April 30, but it has been delayed to June 4 according to Major Nelson. The tweet he posted said the reason for the delay was to “include the very latest content.” The disc version was to include Update 9 which was recently released, and it wasn’t said whether the delay was to include Update 10 which is in the works now. We’ll let you know when we hear more about it.
Thu, Apr 11, 2013 | 20:14 BST
Thu, Mar 28, 2013 | 06:09 GMT
Minecraft: Xbox 360 edition has shifted over 6 million copies since its console debut in May 2012, according to a tweet from developer 4J studios. The core version of Minecraft has been purchased over 9 million times, and total sales across all systems was over 20 million in January.
Thu, Mar 14, 2013 | 01:04 GMT
Not only has a new skin pack dropped for Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition, but a disc version of the game is hitting retail soon.
Wed, Jan 30, 2013 | 17:27 GMT
And so it was, that Update 8 for Minecraft Xbox 360 was released today as promised, and it was good. Those pining for performance improvements made to the enchantment interface were most moved by the event. Fear not other, fellow miners of craft, we hear the Nether Fortress, Blaze Spawner and Nether Wart were also forced to always be present in the Nether for a newly created world. Indeed our hearts are gladdened to hear this. Come, fellow pixel dwellers, and reveal in the patch notes on yon PlayXBLA.
Tue, Jan 29, 2013 | 18:23 GMT
Minecraft Xbox 360 edition’s latest update will release tomorrow. The update seems mostly composed of fixes rather than adding any significant new features. A full change log is available on OXM. You can expect it to land on the XBL Marketplace tomorrow, January 30.
Tue, Jan 22, 2013 | 14:01 GMT
Minecraft sales have reached the 20 million mark for all platforms.
Thu, Jan 03, 2013 | 13:49 GMT
Mojang has announced more sales figures for the Minecraft franchise, by stating that Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition hit the 5 million sold mark on December 31. The news was announced via Twitter by the firm’s Daniel Kaplan. Yesterday, Markus Persson stated the series sold 453,000 copies across all platforms on December 25, 2012, bringing the grand total to 18 million across all platforms.
Tue, Dec 18, 2012 | 06:20 GMT
Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition’s Update 7 will introduce a number of much-requested features found in the PC version, some of which don’t start with “B”.
Fri, Dec 14, 2012 | 18:06 GMT
Tue, Dec 11, 2012 | 19:26 GMT
Tue, Dec 11, 2012 | 00:47 GMT
Additions to Minecraft for Xbox 360 in the Title Update 7 have been revealed as well as the news that “The End” sequence will be delivered in Title Update 8.
Fri, Nov 09, 2012 | 18:08 GMT
Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition will be getting an update “soon” which includes many additions and fixes.
Thu, Oct 25, 2012 | 17:41 BST
Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition has toppled Modern Warfare 3 off of its comfortable perch atop the XBL Activity Charts.
Sat, Oct 13, 2012 | 16:54 BST
Half-Life and Awesomenauts skins will be included in Skin Pack 3 for Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition. According to playxbla, the pack is listed “coming soon”, but in lieu of a date, the blog posted shots of the skins to keep you placated.
Tue, Aug 28, 2012 | 04:15 BST
Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition has sold over 3.6 million copies, Mojang business developer Daniel Kaplan revealed on Twitter. It’s an unusual milestone to report on; Kaplan mantioned the figure because he’s apparently just returned from a break. The port was released in May and hit 3 million sales by June; earlier this month, it was still shifting 17,000 copies a day and remains high on the Xbox Live Activity charts. The PC version has sold over 7 million copies.
Wed, Aug 22, 2012 | 00:04 BST
Wed, Jul 04, 2012 | 02:57 BST
A skin pack for the Xbox 360 version of Minecraft is expected shortly, and will bundle 40 outfits including a Covenant Grunt, ‘Splosion Man, and a bike from Trials. Skins will be supported in Minecraft Xbox 360 available once patch 1.73 goes live; the update is in certification and expected to arrive before the end of next week. You’ll be able to check out a free trial of the costumes, and multiple uers can front the same one.
Thanks, OXM UK.