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It's Minecraft's 10th Anniversary! Minecraft Earth Is on the Way

4 days ago   |   By Game Skinny

It feels like Minecraft 's been around for ages. Heck, 10 years is a long time. It may as well be ages!
Minecraft 's been toiling around the game industry for longer than a decade, but the game's full release in 2009 took the game from a simple fad to a full-on worldwide phenomenon.
Today people know what Minecraft is, even if they don't know an Enter key from a Start button. While Fortnite may have superseded Minecraft in terms of trendiness, the blocky sandbox continues to be a force to be reckoned with here in 2019.
We've seen how Minecraft has evolved over the years - the Marketplace...
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Minecraft might be the best-selling game of all-time now

Minecraft might be the best-selling game of all-time now

4 days ago   |   By Destructoid

When Microsoft shelled out $2.5 billion to buy Minecraft back in 2014, everyone knew why the price was so steep. Minecraft is one of the most popular video games on the planet, a block-building machine that absolutely prints money.
We have new context as to exactly how successful it has been - all in a relatively short time, too. As part of Minecraft 's 10-year anniversary celebration, Microsoft has confirmed it's sitting at 176 million lifetime sales. That's a staggering number. According to this list , it's enough to have passed Tetris as the best-selling game of all-time.
The Tetris...
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Minecraft Has Become the Best-Selling Game of All Time

Minecraft Has Become the Best-Selling Game of All Time

4 days ago   |   By PlayStation LifeStyle

You probably know that Minecraft is huge. What started out as a little PC indie game where you could simply create things using blocks has turned into a world-wide phenomenon, with tons of updates and expansions across multiple platforms and millions of copies sold. Not only that, but the series has quite the history. It spawned a spin-off narrative adventure game with Minecraft: Story Mode , an upcoming movie , a modding community for the base game that makes some insane stuff, and the studio that developed it was purchased by Microsoft. But now it has reached a new milestone. It has...
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FIFA 19 Black Friday Market Crash Guide & Investing Tips - When and Who You...

FIFA 19 Black Friday Market Crash is well on the way, which brings the best point to buy your dream payers or do some good investments to make profits! When should you sell... Read more ...

Psychonauts 2 Will Get Demo At E3 Coliseum 2019, Featuring Jack Black And...

Psychonauts 2 Will Get Demo At E3 Coliseum 2019, Featuring Jack Black And Tim Schafer

The long awaited sequel to the cult classic, Psychonauts 2 , is slated to still be coming though we haven't heard a lot since its announcement and successful crowdfunding... Read more ...

Overwatch Anniversary 2019 Celebration Steps Up Its Game With New Match...

Overwatch Anniversary 2019 Celebration Steps Up Its Game With New Match Customization

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Mortal Kombat And Days Gone Duke It Out As The Top Selling Games Of April

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April tends to prove out to be an interesting month for game sales, as it starts a new quarter for a lot of companies and begins the financial year for others beyond that. That... Read more ...

Sony CEO Talks Microsoft Collaboration, Calls Console Gaming “Niche”

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The surprise collaboration with Sony and Microsoft got the gaming world talking last week. While it is focused on cloud-based gaming and streaming infrastructure, it hasn't... Read more ...

Nintendo will be shutting down some mobile games in Belgium over loot box laws

Nintendo will be shutting down some mobile games in Belgium over loot box laws

Nintendo will be removing both Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp and Fire Emblem Heroes from Belgian mobile stores by the end of August. In a Tweet from Nintendo of Belgium , the... Read more ...

Twisted Metal TV Series Already In The Works At PlayStation Productions

Twisted Metal TV Series Already In The Works At PlayStation Productions

Sony's new production studio has wasted no time getting to work on adapting its games. Sony Pictures Entertainment Chairman and CEO Tony Vinciquerra confirmed in an investor... Read more ...

Rockstar adds more free roam missions, clothing and content to Red Dead Online

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Rockstar continues to build out Red Dead Online with continual updates to not only the game, but the in-game content and missions. The latest update will add more Free Roam... Read more ...

Fallout 76 Wild Appalachia Patch 9.5 released

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Bethesda is plowing ahead with their roadmap for F allout 76 , with today being the release of Wild Appalachia Patch 9.5. The patch is 5.5GB for console, and 1GB for PC, and... Read more ...

Baldo, Cel Shaded Adventure Game, Announced For PS4, Xbox One, Switch and PC

Baldo, Cel Shaded Adventure Game, Announced For PS4, Xbox One, Switch and PC

It's been a long time since we've seen a top down Zelda adventure, with 2013's A Link Between Worlds being the last. A remake of Link's Awakening later this year will help that... Read more ...

SwitchArcade Round-Up: ‘Redout', ‘Undead Horde', and ‘Chicken Rider'...

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Gentle readers, and welcome to the SwitchArcade Round-Up for May 21st, 2019. Today is quite the release day. For whatever reason, we've got three Resident Evil games, the new... Read more ...