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Ludology vs Narratology: The Story and The Sandbox

When considering game ‘worlds’ two terms are used frequently and albeit loosely: ‘Open’ and ‘Linear’. ‘Open’ worlds are as;

‘Instead of pushing the player toward a physical ending, separated by encounters and obstacles, the of the level is based on the player performing a certain number of tasks, earning a number of points, or simply finding a way out using the environment.’

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Full Pokémon game called Pokémon Cobalt and Amethyst created in Minecraft

A rather talented Minecraft player has managed to create an entire Pokémon game called Pokémon Cobalt and Amethyst. It apparently takes more than 60 hours to finish, complete with its own storyline, in-game buildings, a training and battle system, and 136 Pokémon to catch. 32 more words


You can now play Pokémon in Minecraft

Pokémon Cobalt and Amethyst are available to play now – the only catch is you’ll need a copy of Minecraft to do so.

Somebody (or a group of somebodies) known as Phoenix Projects have uploaded their own created world to the PC version of Mojang’s phenomenon Minecraft. 107 more words

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Minecraft's Happy Accidents of Programming

It fills me with hope whenever I think back on how Notch, even after Minecraft becoming a huge success, still had much to discover in the realm of programming and design. 356 more words


Top Arcade game: Minecraft: Pocket Edition - Build things and going on adventures!

download Minecraft: Pocket Edition apk latest version for android. Minecraft is about placing blocks to build things and going on adventures!

Our latest free update, The Boss Update, includes the Wither, ocean monuments, slash commands, and ADD-ONS. 97 more words

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A Minecraft Story

Sssay.. Thats’ss a nice housse you got there. It would be a sshame if ssomething were to happen to it…  These words are what players imagine the dreaded creeper says, the last hiss you hear before the beautiful house you spent 2 hours building becomes a hole in the ground as the creeper explodes in your face. 418 more words


Review: Beautiful Minecraft By James Delaney


With a bit of imagination and a heavy dose of artistic talent, Minecraft blocks can be used to build almost anything. But as you’ll see, some artists are taking Minecraft building to a whole new level. 779 more words