Monthly Archives: July 2011

Mineopoly: Mind = Blown

One recurring thought of mine about the Minecraft community is that there seems to be no end to their ingenuity – and Teddanator highlighted one particularly impressive example of this when she tweeted about a working Monopoly board in Minecraft, … Continue reading

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The Endermen, part 3: You Looking At ME?

More details have been emerging through the day about the Enderman, that creepy new mob that’s coming into Minecraft… and Twitter’s 140-character limit helped to add to the tension, as Notch split up the news about the Enderman’s behaviour pattern … Continue reading

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Whaaaaa?

The saga with the Enderman continues with these tweets from Notch – first was this one: Game design 101! 1: Post screenshot of new mob. 2: Read speculation. 3: Implement the cool stuff, pretend it was the plan all along. … Continue reading

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The End(erman) Is Nigh…

As the leaks about Beta 1.8 flow out of Mojang faster than water from a hydroelectric dam with a bad safety record, one seemingly innocuous sentence and one screenshot from Notch via Google+ put the Minecraft community into change-of-underwear-strength panic. … Continue reading

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Paradise, regained!

A little after 11pm EDT last night, I was chilling out on the Pretzelcast server with thecrystalcrow (‘Crystal’) and Sedated2000 (‘Sed’) when a tweet came through from Minecrap’s Head Admin, alefnull: ATTN: All @Minecrap server members – A special surprise … Continue reading

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World of Andromeda: Bring on the Gladiators!

If you weren’t able to make it to Capture the Record 3 on Saturday night – or if your appetite was whetted for more battle and bloodshed – I might have just the thing for you… VGFreak97 emailed me to … Continue reading

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Get +1 to your Awesome roll with these dice…

It’s known amongst a good number of people that I’m a dice collector – the more unusual, the better (even if I don’t always play the games to which the dice belong). With this in mind, RPGamer99, Bar_Barian and alefnull … Continue reading

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