Taking The Minecraft Vegetarian Challenge

Minecraft is a lot of different things to a lot of different people; a place to build a word processor, recreate Westeros or trap incredible monsters. For many players it's simply about survival, which means making sure you have shelter at night, forging armor and weapons with which you can fend off attackers,… » 1/11/15 5:30pm 1/11/15 5:30pm

Short Form Poetry Found in Minecraft Maps

The Twitter account Minecraft Signs, created by @leonardr, is a goldmine of non-sequiturs and poetic delights found in Minecraft maps. If you need some absurdist humor right about now, Minecraft Signs is here for you. » 12/24/14 2:10pm 12/24/14 2:10pm

Rumor: A Brand New Marvel Hero Will Have A Cameo In Age of Ultron

A writer from season eight already has some ideas for Doctor Who season nine. The Minecraft movie suffers a major setback. Avengers: Age of Ultron will definitely impact Agents of SHIELD. The Teen Titans show will film its pilot next year. And what "traumatic" scene will be in Game of Thrones season five? Spoilers now! » 12/10/14 6:00am 12/10/14 6:00am

When Superheroes Fight Game Characters, Things Get Painful

Ever wonder what it would be like if Captain America beat the crap outta Ash from Pokemon? Or what if Thor fought Master Chief? » 11/19/14 9:22am 11/19/14 9:22am

Are We Getting Fewer Star Wars Movies And More DC Ones Than We Thought?

Star Wars has announced the return of another actor. Ryan Gosling's rumored to be in all the genre films. Could Batman v. Superman be building Wonder Woman's home in New Mexico? See a first look at Alexander Siddig in Game of Thrones. Plus, more details on Interstellar and Terminator: Genisys. Spoilers now! » 10/17/14 6:00am 10/17/14 6:00am

This Minecraft Map Of Great Britain Was Built Using 83 Billion Blocks

Joseph Braybrook, who works at the UK Ordnance Survey, has proven himself to be the ultimate builder of worlds, with the creation of this amazing rendering of Great Britain, using extensive geographic data. » 10/06/14 1:40pm 10/06/14 1:40pm

The British Museum wants to rebuild itself in Minecraft

The British Museum is one of the world's most iconic collections of artefacts and art from thousands of years of human history - and now it wants to recreate itself in Minecraft as part of a debate on the relationship between the public and art collections in the Digital Age. » 9/25/14 11:17am 9/25/14 11:17am

Why Microsoft Spent $2.5 Billion On The Makers Of Minecraft

When we first heard rumblings that Microsoft was looking to buy Minecraft studio Mojang for a swimming pool full of hundred-dollar-bills, the amount of cash sounded absurd to just about everyone. » 9/15/14 1:48pm 9/15/14 1:48pm

The Honest Game Trailer For Minecraft, AKA MineLegos

"From Notch, Sweden's biggest one-hit wonder since Peter Bjorn and John comes a game like no other — unless you count LEGOs, Lincoln Logs, Mega Bloks, K'nex, Erector sets or playing outside." » 7/12/14 5:06pm 7/12/14 5:06pm

Could the Minecraft movie really be the next Lego Movie?

It's probably not a coincidence that Warner Bros. is rushing ahead with a movie based on the mega-popular online game Minecraft, right after Lego Movie became one of the year's biggest films. But will a Minecraft film capture what's so great about the game? » 2/28/14 4:49pm 2/28/14 4:49pm

Game of Thrones King's Landing recreated with baffling precision in …

Words are but wind when describing this insane Minecraft tribute to Game of Thrones. Behold the great King's Landing as recreated by WestorosCraft. It's simply astounding. You can almost smell the brothels from here. Well done. » 1/30/13 8:45am 1/30/13 8:45am

Someone went and built a Portal minigolf course

To celebrate his ten-thousandth day on this planet, Tom Scott got together with some friends to create this marvelously fun 12-hole miniature golf course. Along with holes based on Minecraft, the Wii controller, and the British game show Crystal Maze, Scott's friend Tom Wyatt constructed a series of holes dedicated to… » 4/16/12 4:45pm 4/16/12 4:45pm

Admiral Ackbar the "It's a Trap!" Bass and other Think Geek products we…

Each April first, Think Geek taunts us with their fake April Fool's Day products. While nothing will ever top the Tauntaun sleeping bag, this year's imaginary product list includes a big-mouthed Mon Calamari, an inflatable captain's chair, and the chance to smell like Daenerys Targaryen. » 4/01/12 7:30am 4/01/12 7:30am

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