Tag Archives: Minecraft Xbox 360
Sat, Dec 14, 2013 | 15:03 GMT
Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition has sold 10 million copies. Due to the milestone, the developers are celebrating with a sale where you can get 50% off on all skin and texture packs – excluding Mashup packs, this Saturday, December 14. The full list of tuexture packs and skins can be found over on Major Nelson’s blog.
Meanwhile, Markus Persson has said over Twitter that the original version of Minecraft has now passed 13 million copies sold.
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.
Fri, Sep 06, 2013 | 10:26 BST
Minecraft Xbox 360 developer 4J Studios has confirmed that not all of the game’s ‘Mash Up’ texture packs will be game specific, and that – if legally able – current PC texture packs could be ported over to the console build.
Mon, Sep 02, 2013 | 09:59 BST
Minecraft Xbox 360 is receiving a ‘Mass Effect Edition’ mash-up set this month, courtesy of 4J Studios. It adds a bunch of textures and character skins based on the series, in conjunction with BioWare.
Thu, Aug 29, 2013 | 10:15 BST
Minecraft Xbox 360′s mash-up packs are similar to texture packs on the PC version, but with new features. Developer 4J Studios has shed light on the DLC in a series of tweets.
Sat, Aug 24, 2013 | 18:37 BST
Mon, Aug 12, 2013 | 11:11 BST
Minecraft Xbox 360 has held onto its top spot in the UK Charts as newcomer Tales of Xillia enters at a solid fourth.
Sun, Aug 11, 2013 | 22:17 BST
Minecraft Xbox 360 Title Update 12 has gone into testing, and it brings with it Ocelots, baby villagers, Iron Golems, the Redstone Lamp, rare drops and new AI for mobs, and all sorts of other nifty inclusions, changes and fixes. The entire changelog can be combed through over on playXBLA. A release date will be announced at a later date. There’s other good news as well: the game has now sold over 8 million copies.
Wed, Aug 07, 2013 | 08:04 BST
Minecraft Xbox 360 has held firm at the top of the UK game charts for a second week running, while previous number two Pikmin 3 has tumbled to 15th.
Mon, Jul 29, 2013 | 09:37 BST
Minecraft Xbox 360′s retail box has hit top of the UK charts this week after a fair few weeks battling all-comers in the top five. New entry Pikmin 3 has debuted at second, and it’s the first Wii U title to make such a dent in the UK chart since the console launched here in December.
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 | 17:48 BST
Minecraft Xbox 360 Update 12 is currently being tested for bugs, and once things are found to be smooth, it will go into certification.
Mon, Jun 17, 2013 | 09:51 BST
Minecraft Xbox One studio 4J Studios is now in talks with Microsoft over the possibility of save transfers between the Xbox 360 game and incoming next-gen edition. Last week it was both confirmed and denied that the saves would work, which confused a lot of people. We’ve got some clarity here.
Sat, Jun 15, 2013 | 18:43 BST
Minecraft Xbox One is to be considered a new product when compared to its PC and Xbox 360 counterparts, according to Microsoft’s Phil Spencer. The exec has promised bigger worlds, the ability to take your creations to multiple devices, but he has said the leap may rule out save transfer between Xbox 360 and Xbox One versions of the game. Bad times brah.
Wed, Jun 05, 2013 | 10:31 BST
Minecraft Xbox 360 developer 4J Studios has confirmed that its 12th game update will not hit Xbox Live this month.
Wed, May 29, 2013 | 12:57 BST
Minecraft Xbox 360 developer 4J Studios has published a new image for the game’s 12th update. It shows a jungle terrain and redstone blocks.
Fri, May 10, 2013 | 11:19 BST
Minecraft Xbox 360 developer 4J Studios has confirmed that its 11th title update is rolling out across all territories now. The patch fixes many issues, and you can see them all in the patch notes here.
Thu, May 09, 2013 | 13:26 BST
The Battle & Beasts Skin Pack was released yesterday for Minecraft Xbox 360, and for 160 MS Points you can become a suit wearing spider, a lion, a cowgirl, and all sorts of other interesting things. Hit up the break for the entire list.
Tue, May 07, 2013 | 18:50 BST
Minecraft Xbox 360 Update 11, which contains mainly bug fixes and the like, has gone into certification so it should be released sooner rather than later. The issues getting stomped by 4J Studios include explosion lag, messaging problems, spawn limit issue, and reduced Ghast sound volume. You can view the entire changelog over on OXM. You can also have a look at the Battle & Beasts Skin Pack through here if you haven’t already.
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