Minecraft for Xbox 360 being developed by British Studio

The Xbox 360 version of Train2Game forum user favourite Minecraft is being developed by Dundee based team 4J Studios.

The news was confirmed in a Tweet by Minecraft creator Markus ‘Notch’ Persson, which said “They ported Oblivion to PS3 and Perfect Dark to Xbox360! It’s 4J Studios:http://t.co/vG8Np8n

As reported by the Train2Game blog, the Xbox 360 version of Minecraft will come with Kinect support.

Earlier this week, the Train2Game blog reported that Minecraft, despite still being in Beta, has been bought and downloaded over 2.5 million times.

The indie smash hit is also heading to smartphones, as  also previously mentioned by the Train2Game blog.

The news of the Xbox 360 version of Minecraft being developed in the UK comes as the Train2Game blog revealed SEGA are opening a new studio in the Midlands.

So Train2Game, what are your thoughts on the news?

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