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Minecraft to be given free to every school in Northern Ireland

Every secondary school in Northern Ireland is to receive free copies of the massively popular computer game Minecraft after the title was recognised for its unique educational potential and ability to teach children about the world.

The Beano joins Minecraft with official mod

Dennis the Menace and Gnasher have been gracing the pages of the Beano since 1951, but now they are making the jump to Minecraft and will continue playing their pranks in an entirely new medium.

Minecraft maker Mojang bought for $2.5 billion by Microsoft

Technology giants Microsoft completed the purchase of Swedish game developers Mojang, famous for giving the world Minecraft, for $2.5 billion.

Microsoft in talks to buy Mojang for $2 billion

Reports have emerged that Microsoft may be deep in talks with game studio Mojang over a possible acquisition deal valued at $2 billion.

Minecraft Denmark map attacked

A virtual replica of the entire landmass of Denmark, created on Minecraft to help educate children, has been disrupted by "cyber vandals".

Minecraft recreates all of Denmark

Copenhagen - The entire land mass of Denmark has been recreated, to scale, within the virtual world of the computer game Minecraft. The re-imaging has been endorsed by the Danish government.

Minecraft to become a movie

The popular block-building game Minecraft could soon be turned into a movie. The game has sold over 14 million copies on PC and over 35 million copies across all platforms.

'Minecraft' dev says 'Scrolls' might go free-to-play

"Minecraft" developer Mojang said today that it will continue to avoid the free-to-play craze that has hit other games this year with its "Scrolls" game.

Video game 'Minecraft' blamed in school violence case

A nine-year-old boy in Orlando, Florida, was sentenced to home confinement by a state judge, because he brought weapons to school, and the video game Minecraft is being blamed.

Review: PC's Minecraft now available for Xbox 360

Majong's Minecraft has been a cult sensation for some time now. Recently, the game has been released for the Xbox 360, and the reviews are indicating some very satisfied players.

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A Graphic of the video game  Scrolls
A Graphic of the video game "Scrolls"
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