Telltale Drops Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 4 Finale Trailer

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Ahead of next week’s launch of Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 4 “A Block and a Hard Place,” Telltale Games has released a “Wither Storm Finale” trailer. If you’ve been playing so far and are caught up, you might be thinking “wait, what? Finale? Only 4 episodes?,” you need not worry as Telltale has you covered with … Read more

[301] Telltale Drops Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 4 Finale Trailer

Ahead of next week’s launch of Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 4 “A Block and a Hard Place,” Telltale Games has released a “Wither Storm Finale” trailer. If you’ve been playing so far and are caught up, you might be thinking “wait, what? Finale? Only 4 episodes?,” you need not worry as Telltale has you covered with … Read more

Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 3 Review: “The Last Place You Look”

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It’s been not quite a month since our Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 2 review, an episode that dragged a bit from the promising first episode. The third episode was released last week, and our Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 3 review takes a look at “The Last Place You Look” and sees if it brings the story back on … Read more

[301] Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 3 Review: “The Last Place You Look”

It’s been not quite a month since our Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 2 review, an episode that dragged a bit from the promising first episode. The third episode was released last week, and our Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 3 review takes a look at “The Last Place You Look” and sees if it brings the story back on … Read more

Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 2 Review: “Assembly Required” Indeed…

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It was only a few weeks ago that Minecraft: Story Mode launched. Our review of “Episode 1: The Order of the Stone” found that it was pretty true to the Minecraft universe and had potential as a Telltale Games series. Two weeks later, the second episode was released. Our Minecraft: Story Mode “Episode 2: Assembly Required” review takes a look at … Read more

[301] Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 2 Review: “Assembly Required” Indeed…

It was only a few weeks ago that Minecraft: Story Mode launched. Our review of “Episode 1: The Order of the Stone” found that it was pretty true to the Minecraft universe and had potential as a Telltale Games series. Two weeks later, the second episode was released. Our Minecraft: Story Mode “Episode 2: Assembly Required” review takes a look at … Read more

Minecraft: Story Mode – Episode 1 Review: Minecraft Through And Through

There’s no denying the juggernaut that is Minecraft. Everywhere you turn, it seems that kids (and some adults) are talking about it, playing it, and building to their imagination’s content on the popular game from Mojang. Available on consoles, PCs, and mobile devices, there are plenty of ways to play it. So how do you keep a … Read more

Minecraft: Story Mode Gets New Trailer, Cast Details

Minecraft has been insanely popular, especially for younger gamers. Telltale Games has also seen success lately with their episodic game style, so it wasn’t much of a surprise when Mojang and Telltale Games teamed up for Minecraft: Story Mode. Just ahead of it’s October 13th launch, a new trailer has been released alongside the announcement of … Read more

“Greek Mythology Mash-up” Added to Minecraft Xbox Editions

Fancy a bit of Greek mythology with your Minecraft? Xbox One and Xbox 360 editions have received another skin pack – the “Greek Mythology Mash-up” pack. Available for $3.99, the pack features gods, goddesses, and other mythological creatures from Greek history. Zeus, Poseidon, Athena and many more have descended from Mount Olympus to engage in all … Read more

Rob McElhenney Announced as Director for Minecraft Movie

After over a year since its official announcement, the upcoming Minecraft film has selected Rob McElhenney, creator and co-star of the comedy series It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, as their new director. As much of a surprise as this may come to certain fans, it’s important to note that McElhenney wasn’t the initial pick to helm the project. Up until … Read more

Microsoft Unveils Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition

With the launch of Windows 10 set for the end of the month, — July 29 to be exact — Microsoft and Mojang announced a version of Minecraft for the new operating system. They announced that a beta version of Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition will launch later this month. Instead of replacing the current versions of the … Read more

[Updated] Buyer Beware: Not All Xbox 360 Minecraft Texture Packs Transferable To Xbox One

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My son was elated when he heard that Minecraft was coming to the Xbox One back in September. Even better when we found out that the upgrade cost would only cost $4.99 because we already owned the 360 version and he could transfer his worlds to the Xbox One. Minecraft texture packs and skins? Transferable as well… but … Read more

Microsoft Acquires Minecraft; Markus ‘Notch’ Persson Leaving Mojang

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What was rumor last week is news this week as Phil Spencer, head of Microsoft’s Xbox division, confirmed they are acquiring Mojang, creator of the popular game Minecraft. Reports indicate Microsoft will pay $2.5 billion for the small Swedish company, and the sale will be complete by the end of the year. Check out what Phil … Read more

Weekly Refresh: iPhone 6/6Plus, Facebook Follies, Google Buyouts And More – Sept 8-13

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From the new iPhone 6/6 Plus to Google buyouts and a few new product reviews, we’ve covered a lot over the past week here at Techaeris. Here’s a quick recap of some of the stories we covered in our Weekly Refresh. Tech Google Glass Explorer Edition was finally made available via the Google Play Store. The wearable tech … Read more

Is Mojang Microsoft Bound?

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A report by the Wall Street Journal indicates that Microsoft is poised to purchase Mojang AB – the company behind the popular digital building game Minecraft – for a staggering $2 billion. According to the WSJ, both Microsoft and Mojang’s CEO, Carl Manneh, refused to comment on the rumored deal. The small independent Swedish game development company … Read more

Minecraft PlayStation 4 Port Fails Certification, August Release Window Could be in Danger

The studio responsible for porting Minecraft to consoles, 4J Studios, tweeted out earlier today that the PlayStation 4 port of the extremely popular exploration and crafting game has failed it’s certification with Sony. Based on their previous tweets, an excited 4J Studios submitted Minecraft PS4 for certification on August 12th and it wasn’t until today that they notified … Read more