Monthly Archives: September 2011

Android owners: The wait is nearly over!

If you Android owners are jealous of those in possession of a Sony Xperia Play, simply because they’re the only ones who are able to play Minecraft: Pocket Edition, then you can take out your Envy Green contact lenses – … Continue reading

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CTR4: A titanic clash, on and off the field…

The time and place has been set, the battle lines are drawn, and the bedrock cubes stand ready to become fortresses. Yes, it’s Capture the Record time again, and we’re on to number 4 in the series… This time, though, … Continue reading

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Show some love for The Shaft Podcast!

On October 8, 2010, a podcast started which rapidly became a Minecraft institution, and a premier source of news about the community: The Shaft. And the show’s chatroom is also a gathering place for some of the biggest and brightest … Continue reading

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The Minecraft Scribe joins the staff of The Shaft!

Late on Monday evening, I was just minding my own business, when I was surprised by a Direct Message on Twitter from The Shaft’s Brent Copeland, asking if I was free to join him and Eric Fullerton in a Skype … Continue reading

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The Return of MinecraftChick!

It seems the lure of Beta 1.8 was too great for MinecraftChick, and so she’s made a return to recording her Misadventures, after a long absence (while she’s been working for Mojang on the Minecon shindig, natch). How does she … Continue reading

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Beta 1.8 – and Maz's resulting woes

The long wait for Beta 1.8 – aka The Adventure Update – is finally over. Two months, six days1 to be precise, but who’s counting? 😉 And even though Mojang announced that the full slew of updates was so large … Continue reading

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The Shaft Awards: Roll out the red carpet…

Although it is rather tentative (considering it’s just two episodes away), the guys from The Shaft announced on their site’s shiny new blog page that Episode 50 is being set up to have them presenting The Shaft Awards! These prestigious1 … Continue reading

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