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Behind the scenes at Mojang: the birth and abrupt end to Minecraft follow-up 0x10c

In this exclusive excerpt from his book A Year With Minecraft: Behind the Scenes at Mojang, Thomas Arnoth details the beginning and abrupt end to Notch’s “difficult second album.”

7 years ago

0x10c headlines

  • Notch on 0x10c cancellation: "Failure is okay."

    There was always going to be a lot of pressure on the follow up to Minecraft. That game, 0x10c, has now been cancelled, and Markus ‘Notch’ Persson has written a new blog post about the decision.

    7 years ago
  • 0x10c shelved, fans to continue Minecraft creator's vision

    Mincecraft creator Markus “Notch” Persson has apparently cancelled 0x10c, his ambitious space sim, but a group of fans is hoping to bring it back to life.

    7 years ago
  • 0x10c won't be as moddable as Minecraft, sitting "on ice" at the moment

    Markus Persson has said that 0x10c won’t be as moddable as Minecraft as players will be using the existing system within the game instead of tinkering around with the raw code.

    8 years ago
  • 0x10c will "probably" have a monthly subscription, says Persson

    Markus “Notch” Persson has said he and his team are kicking around ideas on how to monetize 0x10c, however, due to server costs, it will “probably” come with a monthly subscription.

    8 years ago
  • 0x10c: Notch working on ship editor, game not being shown at Minecon

    0x10c creator Notch has revealed that he is working on a ship editor for his mind-bending space game, and has also downplayed the game’s appearance at Minecon following a slip-up on Twitter.

    8 years ago
  • 0x10c - 1,000 codes handed out celebrating Minecraft's 8 million PC sales milestone

    0x10c codes were handed out by Markus “Notch” Persson, in celebration of Minecraft reaching its 8 million sold milestone on PC. The way the codes were handed out though, was a bit tricky.

    8 years ago
  • 0x10c being streamed live on Twitch TV by Notch

    0x10c is being streamed live on Twitch TV by Notch, who is testing out the multiplayer in his sandbox game. Watch it here.

    8 years ago
  • 0x10c test footage shows the seeds of multiplayer

    Minecraft creator Markus “Notch” Persson announced his new project – space sim 0x10c – just a few months ago, but already it’s starting to come together. Check out this latest test footage, in which Notch throws a second character into the mix.

    8 years ago
  • New 0x10c footage released, gameplay detailed

    New 0x10c footage has been released by Notch, and according to the game maker, he wants the game to feel a bit like Firefly.

    8 years ago
  • 0x10c physics and light test footage teases Notch's new game

    Minecraft creator Markus “Notch” Persson is very quietly working away on his next project, space adventure 0x10c. It’ll be a while before there’s any solid gameplay to squizz at, but this video shows how the sim’s lighting and physics are coming along.

    8 years ago
  • Notch keen to support Oculus Rift headset

    Shooting the breeze on Twitter, Mojang boss Markus “Notch” Persson has shown enthusiasm for Oculus Rift, a Kickstarter-funded VR headset which has attracted the likes of id’s John Carmack and teams at Valve.“Very excited about the Oculus Rift. Can’t wait to start playing with it. If we get it to work with Java, 0x10c will […]

    8 years ago
  • Hyperplayer Mode in 0x10c teased by Notch

    Notch has teased something called Hyperplayer Mode in 0x10c, his latest title currently in development. The mode is listed above the multiplayer and single-player options in the game’s title screen. The image, posted through here was tweeted by Notch along with: “Niiiice, the title screen uses the unified rendering and lighting code now!” Whatever that […]

    9 years ago
  • Teaser for Notch's 0x10c space sim released

    A teaser video for Notch’s 0x10c space sim is below. The developer said the title is still “extremely early in development,” but like with Minecraft, Mojang expects to release it early to allow the players help “shape the game as it grows.” The title’s cost is still undecided, but “it’s likely there will be a […]

    9 years ago
  • Quick shots - first look at Notch's 0x10c

    Get a sneak preview of Minecraft creator Markus “Notch” Persson’s ambitious new project, 0x10c.

    9 years ago
  • Mojang's new subscription space game is 0x10c

    Minecraft creator Markus “Notch” Persson has revealed the title of his new subscription game – but wants players to figure out what it means.

    9 years ago