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Most Downloaded Nintendo Eshop Titles Of 2018

Nintendo has provided rankings of their most downloaded games in 2018, with both packaged software and download-exclusive titles being present, though the top game will hardly prove too surprising given the popularity of the franchise. The ranking for packaged software downloads: 1. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate 2. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe 3. Overcooked 2 4. […]
Tags: Games, Rankings, Nintendo, Mario, Minecraft, Anime, Mario Kart, Kirby, Splatoon, Deluxe


The social layer is ironically key to Bitcoin’s security

A funny thing happened in the second half of 2018. At some moment, all the people active in crypto looked around and realized there weren’t very many of us. The friends we’d convinced during the last holiday season were no longer speaking to us. They had stopped checking their Coinbase accounts. The tide had gone out from the beach. Tokens and blockchains were supposed to change the world; how come nobody was using them? In most cases, still, nobody is using them. In this respect, many crypto pr...
Tags: Security, Tech, Bitcoin, Minecraft, Ethereum, Cryptocurrency, Blockchain, Satoshi Nakamoto, Bitcoin Core, Emin Gün Sirer, DAO Ethereum


The 2 most popular Xbox One consoles are on sale at Amazon and Walmart for close to their Black Friday prices

The   Insider Picks   team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. The Xbox One S Minecraft Bundle and Xbox One X are back on sale at Amazon and Walmart for close to their Black Friday prices. Both consoles can play the same games, use the same accessories, and have almost all of the same features. The key difference is that the Xbox One X can play games at 4K instead of HD. Another factor to con...
Tags: Amazon, Microsoft, Trends, Walmart, Minecraft, Hdr, Business Insider, Red Dead Redemption, Netflix Hulu Spotify


Family New to Shooting Receives Unexpected Generosity During First CMP Event

CMP-family CAMP PERRY, Ohio -(Ammoland.com)-“We got really lucky. We were just full of luck this trip.” A trip that was a dream come true for 10-year-old Jayden and his family nearly became a nightmare when everything they had planned quickly unraveled before their eyes. But, when all seemed lost, their misfortunes were patched by the compassion of strangers in the most unexpected ways. Back in their hometown of Mission, Texas, the Sanchez family spends a lot of quality time together. Pete an...
Tags: Texas, Guns, United States, Ferguson, Ohio, Minecraft, Cmp, Matt, Pete, Sánchez, South Texas, Joanne, Youngstown, Stephen Ferguson, SASP, Jayden


‘Minecraft’ Movie to Be Helmed by ‘Nick and Norah’s Infinity Playlist’ Director Peter Sollett

The Minecraft movie has found its new director. Following It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia co-creator and star Rob McElhenney‘s departure from the director’s chair after three years, Peter Sollett has been tapped as the new Minecraft movie director and writer. The Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist director steps up to helm the long-anticipated film adaptation of the popular video game of the same name. For a video game about building, it’s certainly taking a long time for the Minecraft movie...
Tags: Movies, Video Games, Office, Adaptation, Philadelphia, Minecraft, Steve Carell, Warner Bros, NICK, Warner Brothers, Vertigo, Adam Nee, Aaron, Carell, Peter-Sollett, Rob McElhenney


Peter Sollett Signs On To Direct Minecraft

Peter Sollett signs on to direct Minecraft Variety reports that indie director Peter Sollett has signed on to direct the upcoming film adaptation of the hit video game franchise Minecraft for Warner Bros. Sollett is best known for helming the 2008 adaptation of the romantic dramedy Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist, PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; ...
Tags: Movies, Sony, Philadelphia, Minecraft, Steve Carell, Warner Bros, Mattel, Adam Nee, Leah Remini, Markus, Eternia, Peter Sollett, Rob McElhenney, Shawn Levy, Persson, ComingSoon


Peter Sollett to Direct Warner Bros.’ ‘Minecraft’ Movie (EXCLUSIVE)

Peter Sollett has been brought on to write and direct Warner Bros.’ long-anticipated film adaptation of the popular video game “Minecraft.” The pic will be produced by Vertigo’s Roy Lee and Jon Berg. Jill Messick, who died last February, is also still credited as a producer. The video game developer that released the game, Mojang, […]
Tags: News, Minecraft, Warner Bros, Vertigo, Peter Sollett, Roy Lee, Raising Victor Vargas, Direct Warner Bros, Jon Berg Jill Messick


Minecraft Terrain Generation Revamping Creates Blocky Masterpiece

A dedicated Minecraft player has spent a year modifying the game’s terrain generation feature to create a more real-world-looking landscape. The result of his work looks quite stunning when observed from far away and even decent when looked at up close. Reddit user “MC_Pitman” was responsible for the improved terrain generation and has explained the […]
Tags: Games, Reddit, Minecraft, Anime, Pc Gaming, Mods


Scratch 3.0 is now available

The only kids programming language worth using, Scratch, just celebrated the launch of Scratch 3.0, an update that adds some interesting new functionality to the powerful open source tool. Scratch, for those without school aged children, is a block-based programming language that lets you make little games and “cartoons” with sprites and animated figures. The system is surprisingly complex and kids have created things like Minecraft platformers, fun arcade games, and whatever this is. The new ve...
Tags: Startups, TC, Mobile, Gaming, Tech, Software, Computing, Minecraft, Scratch, Platform Game


She helped SurveyMonkey go public. Now, this Apple veteran is joining the $2.5 billion video game company you've never heard of (SVMK)

Teresa Brewer is joining Roblox as its new VP of corporate communications.  Brewer is most recently of SurveyMonkey, where she helped guide it to IPO. Before that, she had a 12-year stint at Apple that included the launch of the iPhone and App Store.  Roblox, a gaming platform with 70 million monthly active users, was most recently valued at $2.5 billion in a funding round in September.  Brewer says she's excited to work with the mostly-younger developers who make games for Roblox. When Tere...
Tags: Apple, Google, Macaulay Culkin, Trends, Sony, Minecraft, Brewer, Roblox, Teresa Brewer, App Store Roblox


5 Ways to Stop Millennials From Killing the Workplace

Millennials are accused of killing banks, breakfast cereals, and bars of soap. As they take on leadership roles in companies, how can they keep the workplace humming and thriving in the new gig economy? Short History of Generations at Work Every incoming generation is like a tide that reshapes the sand on the beach. And by the beach, I mean…everything— culture, social mood, institutions, politics, and technology — all conforming to the indelible imprint of the emerging generation’s will. The w...
Tags: Career, Leadership, America, Goldman Sachs, Minecraft, Lifehacks, Princeton, Gallup, Josh, Boomer


Fortnite gets into Christmas mode with snow, planes and ziplines in season 7

Fortnite, the world’s most popular game, is getting into the festive period after it released its much-anticipated Season 7 update which includes lots of Christmasy touches. The new season sees an iceberg smash into the island where the battle royale smash hit is located, that means there’s frozen terrain in the form of places like Frosty Flights and Polar Peak as well as falling snow, snow-covered trees and slippery ice. The most notable update to the playing style is the arrival of X-4 Stormwi...
Tags: TC, Gaming, Tech, Software, Computing, Minecraft, Player, Epic Games, Fortnite, Sergeant Santa


A huge new 'Fortnite' mode just leaked — here's what we know

The world's biggest game, "Fortnite," is getting a new mode named "Creative." The new mode focuses on creation without limitations — it's similar to the creative mode in "Minecraft." Players can create minigames in the new mode, or simply use it to build worlds. "Fortnite" is getting a new "Creative" mode, and it may arrive as soon as this week. That's according to a leak from popular "Fortnite" YouTuber Lachlan, who published a video detailing the mode — then removed the video, likely due to...
Tags: US, Trends, Minecraft, North Carolina, Lachlan, Fortnite, Minecraft Players, Fortnite YouTuber Lachlan


A huge new 'Fortnite' mode focused on creating was just announced — here's what we know

The world's biggest game, "Fortnite," is getting a new mode named "Creative." The new mode focuses on creation without limitations — it's similar to the creative mode in "Minecraft." Players can create minigames in the new mode, or simply use it to build worlds. It's scheduled to launch on December 13. "Fortnite" is getting a new "Creative" mode, and it's scheduled to arrive on December 13. Like the name implies, Creative mode allows players to create custom islands within the trappings of "F...
Tags: US, NFL, Trends, Minecraft, North Carolina, Epic Games, Lachlan, Battle pass, Minecraft Players, Fortnite YouTuber Lachlan


How big is 'Fortnite'? With more than 200 million players, it's now equal to nearly two-thirds the US population

"Fortnite" is stronger than ever, with more than 200 million registered players. That's a huge increase from June, when just 125 million players were registered. Additionally, "Fortnite" has more than 80 million monthly players. The biggest game in the world — "Fortnite" — is showing no signs of slowing down.  That's clear from the latest statistic to come out of "Fortnite" creator Epic Games: More than 200 million players have registered accounts, Epic Games confirmed on Tuesday. Between Jun...
Tags: US, Trends, Tetris, Canada, Minecraft, Drake, Epic Games, Battle Royale, Fortnite, Tyler Ninja Blevins, Additionally Fortnite


Pre-Christmas GIVEAWAY! Enter To Win The Road to Bethlehem Board Game!

A lot of families struggle with creating meaningful, family time during the holiday season. It is super easy to want to relax on your phone on Pinterest, while your son plays Minecraft and your daughter watches YouTube videos. Technology has made it easy for us to entertain ourselves, but this doesn’t help us have family time! As a parent, I think it is my responsibility to not only share my Faith but foster good relationships with my kids too. The best way to do this is by spending tim...
Tags: Giveaways, Fashion, Faith, Raphael, Catholic, Christian, Minecraft, Board Games, Large Family, Giveaway, Bethlehem, Family Activities, Family Fun, 12 Days of Christmas, Educational Games, Holiday Features


Here are all the best deals for Xbox One consoles and games this holiday season (MSFT)

Many stores have already launched their Xbox sales for Black Friday and the holiday season. Microsoft is offering big deals on the Xbox One X and Xbox One S this year, dropping the cheapest bundle down to $199. There's a wide variety of bundles depending on what games you prefer, but eBay's deals currently offer the most value for the Xbox One X. The holiday season will also be a great opportunity to start building your Xbox library with plenty of games on sale and a special discount on the X...
Tags: Microsoft, Ebay, Trends, Nba, Minecraft, Assassin, Amazon EBay, Nintendo Switch, Amazon Walmart Best, GameStop Target Walmart, Creed Odyssey, Battlefield V Battlefield, Amazon GameStop Walmart, Amazon GameStop Walmart Best


The Source Canada Sale: Save $150 Off Xbox One S 1TB Console Minecraft Creators Bundle + FREE $20 Gift Card TODAY Only!

The Source Canada has a sale on Xbox One S 1TB Console – Minecraft Creators Bundle. You can now save $150 off and get it for $229.99 plus today only you will receive a FREE bonus $20 The Source Gift Card with the purchase of this Xbox One bundle! This bonus offer is available today November 15 2018, 1 per customer, while supplies last. Own the Xbox One S Minecraft Creators Bundle (1TB) and be part of a worldwide phenomenon. Jam-packed with a full-game download plus popular Minecraft content, th...
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Microsoft Makes Crackdown Free via Official Xbox Store, Adds Xbox One X Support

Realtime Worlds’ open world Xbox 360 adventure Crackdown is currently free to download on the official Xbox Store, with enhanced Xbox One X support. The game, which takes place in the fictional Pacific City, tasks players with taking down a variety of crime syndicates as they step into the role of “Agents.” There’s a wide variety of missions to complete that can be tackled in the order players choose, with melee attacks, superpowered traits that soup up characters’ physical abilities, and lots ...
Tags: Crafts, Microsoft, Mexico, Minecraft, Phil Spencer, Pacific City, Forza Horizon


The top 3 best-selling games of all time is a surprising list of games that have all sold over 100 million copies apiece

The three best-selling games of all time are all 100 million-plus sellers. The list spans nearly four decades of video games, starting in 1984 and ending in 2013. It crosses every major game console released since the original Nintendo Entertainment System, and a wide variety of game genres.  The most recent entrant to the 100 million-plus club — "Grand Theft Auto 5" — is the newest of the top three, and it's available on the fewest platforms: Just Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PC, Xbox One, and Pla...
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The top 3 best-selling games of all time are a surprising group of games that have all sold over 100 million copies apiece

The three best-selling games of all time are all 100 million-plus sellers. The list spans nearly four decades of video games, starting in 1984 and ending in 2013. It crosses every major game console released since the original Nintendo Entertainment System, and a wide variety of game genres.  The most recent entrant to the 100 million-plus club — "Grand Theft Auto 5" — is the newest of the top three, and it's available on the fewest platforms: Just Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PC, Xbox One, and Pla...
Tags: Russia, Trends, Tetris, Minecraft, Sudoku, Nintendo Entertainment System


Microsoft Has Built Its New Campus In Minecraft To Introduce Employees

Microsoft is using Minecraft to help employees get acquainted with a refresh of the company's campus in Redmond, Washington. CNBC reports: Earlier this year, Microsoft enlisted Blockworks, a company that uses Minecraft's digital building blocks for designing real-world projects, to create a miniature rendering of the campus facelift, which is scheduled for completion in 2022. They're using graphics that are far more immersive than two-dimensional photos and videos. While Minecraft was designed f...
Tags: Microsoft, Tech, Minecraft, James Delaney, Blockworks, Redmond Washington CNBC


Get Ready for Windows 10 “Vanadium” and “Vibranium”

After naming Windows 10 releases after Halo and Minecraft, Microsoft decided to get serious. Windows 10’s upcoming April 2019 Update is codenamed 19H1. But, Microsoft has reportedly changed its mind and will embrace Marvel with “Vanadium” and “Vibranium” after that. This news comes via Microsoft watcher Mary Jo Foley. She notes that the Windows engineering team was merged with the Azure cloud computing team, and Windows is just embracing Azure’s naming conventions: The Azure team uses the eleme...
Tags: Google Chrome, Google, Crafts, Microsoft, Azure, Halo, America, Minecraft, Mojang, Redstone, Mary Jo Foley, Minecraft Microsoft, Vibranium, Minecraft After


Fortnite company Epic Games valued at nearly $15bn after cash boost

Investment means value of firm behind popular game has risen threefold in six monthsThe company behind the Fortnite video game has been valued at almost $15bn (£11.7bn) after receiving a $1.25bn cash injection led by the private equity firm KKR.The game, which has been described as a cross between The Hunger Games and Minecraft, has proved hugely popular since its release last year by Epic Games. Continue reading...
Tags: Business, Games, Technology, World news, US news, Culture, Computing, Minecraft, KKR, Fortnite


Why Do New Games Take Up So Much Hard Drive Space?

Red Dead Redemption 2: 105 GB of storage space required. Shadow of War: 98 GB. Final Fantasy 15: almost 150 GB. Why the hell are these games taking up so much room on your hard drive? There are a few different factors at play here. And to be specific, we’re talking about big, AAA 3D games, not the likes of Minecraft or Stardew Valley. But in the simplest possible terms, there are three primary reasons: game files are getting bigger, game worlds are getting bigger, and available storage space is...
Tags: Crafts, Minecraft, Stardew Valley


Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 review – a battle royale with military precision

PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC; ActivisionThe shooter has gone multiplayer-only, bringing its own brand of exhilarating action and tactical warfare to the game modes popularised by Fortnite and BattlegroundsIt’s weird to think of Call of Duty as an underdog. It was once the world’s biggest entertainment franchise, earning billions of dollars every year for its publisher Activision. But in recent times the military shooter has fallen out of favour, usurped by the bright, glossy thrills of Overwatch ...
Tags: Games, Culture, Call Of Duty, Minecraft, Activision, Fortnite, Shooting games (games genre


solarsyrup: Since the two best-selling games of all time are Tetris and Minecraft, I think we can...

solarsyrup: Since the two best-selling games of all time are Tetris and Minecraft, I think we can safely say that people fucking LOVE squares
Tags: Sport, Tetris, Cycling, Minecraft


‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Esports Challenges Coming to ‘Minecraft’

Amateur esports company Super League Gaming announced three distinct challenges for its Minecraft community all centered around the upcoming “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” movie on Monday. Super League is gearing up for the Dec. 14 release of the animated film in style, with three competitions held between Oct. 27 and Dec. 9. First up, Super League’s […]
Tags: News, Minecraft, Super League, Super League Gaming, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, Spider-Verse: Domination


Tim Berners-Lee building a decentralized internet, Mojang opening Minecraft game code, and more news

In this edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look a new privacy-first Internet in development by Tim Berners-Lee, Mojang open sourcing parts of Minecraft, and more.
Tags: Linux, Minecraft, Mojang, Tim Berners Lee, Tim Berners Lee Mojang


‘Minecraft’ for Apple TV is No More

Apple TV’s version of “Minecraft” will no longer receive updates or support, The Verge reported Thursday. Sadly, Microsoft pulled support on Sept. 24, stating in a pop-up message on the Apple TV version of the “Minecraft” app that “We’re grateful to the Apple TV community for their support but we need to reallocate resources to […]
Tags: Apple, News, Microsoft, Apple TV, Minecraft