Tag Archives: Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition
Tue, Nov 26, 2013 | 15:32 GMT
Minecraft: Xbox One Edition will be talked about “in earnest” by 4J Studios soon, according to lead producer at Microsoft Roger Carpenter.
Fri, Nov 15, 2013 | 20:27 GMT
4J Studios has said it is working with Microsoft to allow Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition saves to be transferred from Xbox 360 to Xbox One. The firm said it “can’t say it’ll be there until it’s 100% working.” The game was announced for Xbox One at E3 2013 and a launch date has yet to be announced. Earlier this week the firm announced it was currently preparing the game for testing on PS3 now. The game will also see a release on PS4.
Sat, Oct 26, 2013 | 14:36 BST
A Halloween-themed texture pack for Minecraft: Xbox 360 has been released for the game and you can download it for free from now until November 3. It looks rather great actually. Check out the shots below and head over to Xbox Live Marketplace to check availability and glean more information.
Sun, Sep 22, 2013 | 03:17 BST
A post on Microsoft’s PlayXLBA site discusses the newfound ability to create texture packs for Minecraft on console, and says “we are going to talk to the teams behind our favourite PC texture sets and see if we can sort something out.”
Mon, Jul 01, 2013 | 11:21 BST
The Last of Us has held its position at top of the UK charts for a third-week since launch. Naughty Dog’s post-apocalyptic romp has been selling well after receiving glowing praise from the gaming press.
Fri, Jun 28, 2013 | 14:44 BST
Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition has sold 7 million units, according to a tweet from 4J Studios. The console version of the PC juggernaut, which passed the 11 million mark recently, had hit 6 million sales at the end of March, so that’s another 1 million in three months time. As of May, the Minecraft Pocket Edition had topped 10 million in sales. At this rate, just imagine the massive numbers Mojang will be declaring come Minecon in November.
Mon, Jun 24, 2013 | 01:33 BST
The physical, retail version of Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition was the best-selling Xbox 360 game in its launch window, according to Mojang founder Markus “Notch” Persson.
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