News items tagged with minecraft

Tim Schafer Double Fine Productions

Tim Schafer Double Fine Productions

Those who have been paying attention to the news lately, or anyone that is a fan Double Fine’s work, might have noticed that the prospect of a sequel to Psychonauts was sounding more and...

By Ultimate Game Play on 15 March 2019
The 10 Most Disturbing Video Game Urban Legends

The 10 Most Disturbing Video Game Urban Legends

As the gaming industry grew in popularity, so too did the urban legends surrounding video games and gamer culture. These urban legends spread like wildfire when the internet became more widely used,...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 October 2018
Halo Characters Arriving on Switch Through Minecraft

Halo Characters Arriving on Switch Through Minecraft

It has always been something of a pipe dream, but Master Chief will now officially be appearing on a Nintendo console – albeit in a slightly different form than many had likely hoped for. The Halo ma...

By Riley Little on 15 March 2018
Top 10 Surprising Video Game Success Stories

Top 10 Surprising Video Game Success Stories

Sometimes, a successful video game can come completely out of the blue. Here are ten video games that were so successful it surprised even their creators. For many, it’s easy to pick out which video...

By Rob Gordon on 18 July 2016
Top 5 Indie Developers

Top 5 Indie Developers

Thatgamecompany’s Journey attracted a lot of attention for an independent release. Image from thatgamecompany.com Independent games are no longer a niche market. It’s easier than ever to spread the...

By Melissa Loomis on 15 March 2015
Game Tutorials: The Good And The Bad

Game Tutorials: The Good And The Bad

Games have a lot of standard elements, but it’s the differences between them that make tutorials almost a necessity. While you can know without playing that a shooter game is going to ask you to sh...

By Melissa Loomis on 15 March 2015
‘Borderlands 2’ is This Year’s Most Played New Game

‘Borderlands 2’ is This Year’s Most Played New Game

Popular game-tracking service Raptr has revealed their metrics for some this year’s most played games and have crowned a winner. While much of the Game of the Year talk will be focused on a dozen d...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 March 2013
News Wrap Up: Real Portal Cake, Minecraft Karts & Swords, BioShock Science & More!

News Wrap Up: Real Portal Cake, Minecraft Karts & Swords, BioShock Science & More!

[HTML4] It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games that are releasing later this year and share some fun newsbits for some of our recent favorites. Let’s take look a real-life Minecraft sword Port...

By Rob Keyes on 15 March 2013
‘Minecraft’ Creator Seriously Wants to Finance ‘Psychonauts 2’

‘Minecraft’ Creator Seriously Wants to Finance ‘Psychonauts 2’

Earlier today, it was revealed that Double Fine‘s Tim Schafer has pitched the idea of a follow up to the fan-favorite Xbox original title, Psychonauts, to several publishers – but apparently none o...

By Riley Little on 15 March 2012
Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

The complete list of 2011 Spike Video Game Awards nominees have been announced! Every year since 2003, Spike has honored the best in video gaming with a ceremony celebrating all that we love. There...

By Tyler Schirado on 15 March 2012