Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition


Dolphins that find treasure! Minecraft's big ocean overhaul

But Switch multiplayer cross-play and Super Duper Graphics delayed.

Behold the Minecraft grass block-themed Xbox One S

UPDATE: Exclusive to Argos and Sainsbury's, priced £350.

MineCon ditches real world expo in favour of a livestream

Mojang will host "Official Minecraft Community Events" instead.

Minecraft's console editions get one more big update before cross-network play

PS4 will "continue getting updates" after other platforms combine.

Minecraft is getting cross-platform play

UPDATE: For every platform but PlayStation.

Minecraft has smashed 120m copies milestone

55m monthly players - and growing.

Fallout comes to Minecraft

Sounds pretty S.P.E.C.I.A.L.

World War Z author writing Minecraft novel

Paper plus leather equals book.

Minecraft console editions finally get polar bears, beets and banners

Paid-for Chinese Mythology Pack also announced.

Minecraft movie gets a release date... in 2019

"We all want an awesome Minecraft movie, right?" asks Mojang, rhetorically.

Minecraft's new Battle Mode season pass costs £7.99

More than half the price of the base game.

Minecraft will no longer allow companies to promote products in-game

But fans can still pay tribute to their outside interests.

Huge update inbound for Minecraft console versions

After three years, almost caught up with PC.

It looks like Minecraft is finally coming to Wii U

UPDATE: Listing removed. Will it Nether happen?

Northern Ireland's government recreates its country in Minecraft

Ordnance Survey replicates nearly 14,000 square kilometers.

How's Xbox doing?

Well. Well enough?

Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition beta announced, free to existing PC players

Upcoming features include dual-wielding, shields, southpaw support.

Minecraft console version update adds stained glass, trapdoors

LittleBigPlanet Mash-up pack coming to PS4.

Minecraft: Xbox One gets three free birthday skin packs

As Xbox 360 Edition celebrates third anniversary.

Minecraft adds female player avatars to all console versions

"Jolly old Steve doesn't really represent the diversity of our playerbase."

MineCon dated for July in London

Tickets go on sale later this month.

Minecraft to receive The Simpsons skins on Xbox

Available in late February for $2.

Minecraft: Pocket Edition launches on Windows Phone

Plus, more Xbox-exclusive DLC launched.

Minecraft gets official Dennis the Menace mod

Summon Gnasher, catapult rotten tomatoes, throw stink bombs.

Minecraft gets Xbox-exclusive Star Wars DLC

Luke, you have to Han it to them.

Minecraft PlayStation Vita release date finally announced

PC version's Horse Update now headed to all consoles.

What next for Minecraft on PlayStation?

Microsoft and Sony find themselves in a curious position.

Microsoft buys Mojang and Minecraft for $2.5bn

Vows to support iOS, Android and PlayStation versions.

Microsoft to buy Mojang for $2 billion - report

UPDATE: Notch initiated buyout and will leave once complete, source says.

Video | Video: Watch us play Minecraft: Xbox One Edition at 5pm BST

Ian and Tom P tour the game's larger worlds in Survival Mode and try not to die.

Video | Video: Minecraft PS4/Xbox One compared with PS3/Xbox 360

We import a save and play spot the difference.

British Geological Survey recreates Great Britain in Minecraft

All you need is a copy of the game and 6GB of disk space.

Minecraft PS4 technical issues cast doubt over August release date

"We're fixing, but we need to go through the process again."

New full-size Lego Minecraft range revealed

Nether thought we'd see the day.

Minecraft's console versions have now outsold Minecraft on PC, Mac

Nearly 54m sold. PS4, Vita, Xbox One editions still to launch.

Notch defends Minecraft dev Mojang from "worse than EA" claims

After EULA change clarifies position on paid-for mods.

Minecraft Xbox One, PS4, Vita editions due in August

Upgrade from last-gen for cheap, PS3 gets you free Vita version.

Minecraft maker Notch clarifies "Mojang to disband in 10 years" reports

"From the day we don't make a profit, we'll survive another 10 years."

Minecraft PS3 worlds will transfer to PS4, possibly Vita

UPDATE: Phil Spencer confirms 360 to Xbox One transfers.

Minecraft: PS3 Edition getting disc-based launch next month

UPDATE: PlayStation 4, Vita box art also spotted.

Watch The Simpsons' Minecraft-themed intro

Notch: "I'm not sure how I feel about it."

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition sales hit 12m

Candy Texture Pack announced.

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition TU14 arrives today

Update live for PS3 version tomorrow.

Minecraft dev Mojang made £200m last year

Notch earns £77m in licensing fees.

Warner Bros. working on Minecraft movie

Progress unblocked after Lego Movie success.

Someone is building Spirited Away's entire world in Minecraft

Anime be one of the best creations we've seen.

Video | Christmas live streams and free games all day!

Indie games, Minecraft challenges and Saints Row 4 DLC, live from 3pm GMT, complete with fabulous prizes.

Minecraft 360 dev working to allow save transfers to Xbox One

"Can't say it'll be there until it's 100 per cent working."

The Minecraft documentary is officially free on YouTube

By the documentarians behind the Broken Age and Mighty No. 9 videos.

Minecraft PS3 Edition will arrive before next-gen versions

And any further updates to Xbox 360 Edition.

Ordnance Survey maps Britain in Minecraft

UPDATE: Watch Ian explore the OS map and mispronounce things.

Minecraft confirmed for PlayStation 4

UPDATE: And PS3, and Vita.

Minecon 2013 tickets go on sale tonight

Next batch on Friday, then the last batch Saturday.

Xbox One pre-orders trending ahead of Xbox 360 pre-orders

As interest in Xbox 360 wanes, all eyes on next-gen.

Putt-Putt sues Mojang over user-generated maps

"[It's] like suing Microsoft for what people do using Word."

Feature | Have traditional MMOs had their time?

And what do we make of the shared-world games and MOBAs that have risen up to replace them?

Minecraft Xbox 360 saves won't transfer to Xbox One Edition, Microsoft says

UPDATE: "Stay tuned", Microsoft's Phil Spencer teases.

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition boxed release dated

Coming 28th June, with 48-hour Gold subscription.

Mojang makes bespoke Minecraft for the scrumptious Raspberry Pi

It's free and allows you to code direct to game world.

Feature | Minecraft, architecture and the trouble with children

From the archive: A tale of trouble and Le Corbusier.

This week on Outside Xbox

Talking Assassin's Creed 3 with Steven Masters, zombies with Chet Faliszek and Minecraft with our pumpkins.

Feature | Learn to Play: Minecraft in the classroom

Eurogamer discovers how a New York school is using games for good.

Minecraft adds Creative Mode to the Xbox 360 version

New hunger mechanic, enemies and items.

Feature | An audience with Syndicate

How a regular northern teen became a YouTube gaming sensation.

Minecraft documentary due in early December

Molyneux: "It's far better than a god game or any game I've done."

Notch refuses to certify Minecraft for Windows 8

"I told them to stop trying to ruin the PC as an open platform."

Endermen coming to Minecraft XBLA

First screens show abandoned mines and hunger gauge also part of next update.

Claustrophobic Minecraft experiment sheds light on the dark side of human nature

30 players spend two months confined to a tiny map. It doesn't end well.

2K Games boss says photorealism aids diversity, Notch disagrees

Can games do nuanced emotion like Brokeback Mountain yet?

Mojang was collaborating on a now cancelled first-person shooter

Wishes to stay "as independent as possible."

Minecraft reviewed by US late night talk show host Conan O'Brien

"This looks like a world if you have glaucoma."

"Software patent troll" sues Mojang over Android version of Minecraft

"If you own a software patent, you should feel bad."

Minecraft 1.7.3 update is out now

The Skin Pack DLC to follow shortly, but not this weekend.

Minecraft getting 40 new character skins as DLC

Includes 'Splosion Man and Trials costumes.

Minecraft Xbox 360 users build Old Trafford replica

Dedicated fans reveal impressive goal.

Minecraft XBLA patch live today

Autosave! Turn autosave off! Zombie Pigmen!

Microsoft reveals Summer of Arcade line-up

Plus Minecraft hits 2 million sales mark.

Minecraft total sales hit 9.2 million

PC version creepers up to 6 million.

Minecraft overtakes Black Ops on XBL activity chart

First non-Call of Duty game to do so.

New Minecraft XBLA content incoming

1.8 adventure update "will be the most difficult", says 4J.

Minecraft threatens Call of Duty domination on Xbox Live chart

Mojang hit has more players than FIFA, Battlefield, Halo, Skyrim.

Digital Foundry | Minecraft Xbox 360 Multiplayer Performance Video

Can 4J's conversion maintain performance in split-screen?

Digital Foundry | Minecraft Xbox 360 Performance Analysis Video

Frame-rate tests on general gameplay in 4J's conversion of the classic PC title.

Digital Foundry | Minecraft Xbox 360 Draw Distance Test Video

Pop-in and draw distance revealed in both single-player and two-player split-screen.

Feature | Game of the Week: Minecraft 360

In praise of platform exclusives.

Minecraft breaks day-one XBLA sales record

But Fez studio upset at Microsoft's special treatment for Mojang.

Video | Minecraft: Xbox 360 edition trailer

Four-player split-screen shown off.

FortressCraft sales top 750k on XBLIG

1 million mark within reach for controversial world-builder.

Video | New Trials Evolution footage in Arcade Next trailer

Plus more Fable Heroes, Minecraft, Bloodforge.

Minecraft revenue totals $80 million since launch

While registered users pass the 25 million mark.

Minecraft will launch on Xbox without Kinect

Functionality will be patched in at a later date.

Video | Minecraft 1.2 update out now

Jungle biomes! New bricks! More sky!

FortressCraft creator rejects Minecraft clone claims

Attacks Mojang, Notch in new Eurogamer interview.

Mojang won't sue FortressCraft dev, "bored" by Minecraft clones

"They don't bring anything new to the table."

Mojang: no plans for Minecraft on Vita

But Scrolls "definitely coming for touch screens".

Minecraft Lego officially in development

Toymaker gives game tie-in the green light.

Notch: Mojang isn't really "indie" any more

He's hardly strapped for cash.

Minecraft could be the first 360 game to see constant updates

But they'll never be as regular as on PC, says dev.

Notch steps down as lead developer of Minecraft

"Personally, I will now rest for a while."

Video | Behind the scenes of Minecraft video

A day of coding with creator Notch.

Video | New Minecraft XBLA trailer

Console port due out in Spring 2012.

Video | Official Minecon 2011 trailer

Las Vegas Minecraft meet 18-19th November.

Video | Minecraft trailer competition detailed

Win a spot in the official Minecon vid.

Minecraft XBLA delayed until Spring 2012

Console port makes playable debut at MineCon.

Video | Minecraft dev talks Scrolls lawsuit

Notch: "Embarrassing for all of society".

Minecraft gets dragons

Anything Bethesda can do...

FortressCraft maker discusses Minecraft

Calls out "The Notch Defense Force".

Notch: Why Minecraft isn't on Steam

"We don't want to limit what we can do."

Notch: is Bethesda doing a Langdell?

Minecraft man responds to lawsuit threat.

Bethesda lawyers threaten Notch

Allegedly infringes Elder Scrolls trademark.

Minecraft passes 10 million users

Another milestone Notched up.

Minecraft XBLA set for UI overhaul

Mojang rejigging for Xbox 360 controller.

Minecraft Xbox 360 developer revealed

Perfect Dark XBLA's 4J Studios.

Minecraft notches 2.5 million sales

Release date of final version may be moved.