Monthly Archives: March 2011

Into The Depths – my Minecraft poem

One of the creative things I love doing is writing poetry, though I’ve not written any with a Minecraft theme – I’ve had trouble trying to figure out something which didn’t feel contrived or otherwise lame. Until now, that is… … Continue reading

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To The Sky(lands)!

(A parenthetical apology: This video was released on YouTube five days ago at the time of writing, and I’ve been shamefully slack in taking so long to review it…) They promised they’d be back, and they are! The guys from … Continue reading

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My brain may explode…

Last night, I was trying to figure out what to make after completing the carousel, and debating the construction of a Ferris wheel, when the build area was suddenly invaded by a host of Minecraft “names”, including alefnull, Teddanator (aka … Continue reading

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All the fun of the fair!

Having encountered Shroomgirl’s artwork on the Minecrap server, there were two ways I could have reacted: either utter jealousy, or becoming inspired to make more ambitious constructions than I’d been previously creating. Fortunately, I followed the latter course, and got … Continue reading

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Shroomgirl: Ninja Builder!

Just about every Minecraft server has its share of amazing builders, and the Minecrap server is definitely no exception. There’s the architectural might and technical excellence of bluenokkad, and the sheer beauty of the creations put out by alefnull, BitBurner, … Continue reading

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Hojjosh and SatoriLove rocking the mic!

One of the coolest trends at the moment in Minecraft is the creation of Minecraft-related re-imagining of popular music – and possibly the fastest-rising music-video star in the Minecraft community is Hojjosh. His latest work, in collaboration with SatoriLove, is … Continue reading

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Who's afraid of the cute widdle wolf? (not I…)

As the majority of the Minecraft community knows by now, Notch promised the inclusion of dogs while at the Game Developers’ Conference in San Francisco, earlier this month. With work on the project well under way by Jens “Jeb” Bergensten, … Continue reading

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