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Hit indie game Minecraft to be made into a Hollywood movie

minecraftMinecraft, if you’re not familiar with the game, is an open world sandbox affair where players build structures and shape landscapes using blocks.

It’s been a major hit across PCs, consoles and mobile devices, with folks building some incredible replicas of, for example, King’s Landing from Games of Thrones.

Another famous block-building game, Lego, has just screened a very successful movie which opened earlier this month. Continue reading

Ordnance Survey Offers Accurate GB Mapping On Minecraft

OS-logo-MPMinecraft players can now build on accurate UK maps thanks to the precise Ordnance Survey mapping that has been released to gamers of the popular title.

Minecraft has become a gaming phenomenon. Not only do fans love to play it incessantly but they download and upload videos, attempt to replicate some of their favourite places, and even buy books and action figures from the blocky game. For those that prefer incredible levels of realism there is help at hand to achieve the desired results as the Ordnance Survey has created a full and realistic looking map of mainland UK. Continue reading