Train2Game News Mojang sale to Microsoft Confirmed

The rumours have been confirmed and Mojang is selling to Microsoft for $2.5 Billion. So what does this mean for Minecraft and the company? In a blog on http://www.Mojang.com the deal was confirmed today with a few details about the … Continue reading

Train2Game News: Mojang’s building blocks of hope for UN

Mojang is working with the UN to develop software that will involve young people in making changes in their home town The new software, named Block By Block, uses the same principles as Mojangs Minecraft, giving young people a simple … Continue reading

Train2Game news: Mojang hire new developers from Minecraft community

Train2Game students might be very interested to hear that Minecraft developer Mojang has hired some new employees, and all of them are from the in-game community. The four new Mojang employees all come from Bukkit, a community modding group focused … Continue reading

Train2Game news: Watch Mojang’s Game Jam LIVE right now!

Train2Game students can tune in and watch Minecraft developer Mojang’s 60 hour Game Jam, right now. The Minecraft team are making a brand new game this weekend, and donating the funds to the Humble Bundle Charity. Viewers still have time … Continue reading

Train2Game: Minecraft developer Mojang streaming 60 hour Game Jam this weekend

Train2Game students can get an insight into how Mojang develop games this weekend, when the Minecraft developer live streams their 60 hour “Mojam” Starting this Friday, Mojang will be making a brand new game, with the theme and genre being … Continue reading

Mojang’s Scrolls to follow same release strategy as Minecraft

Regular Train2Game blog readers will be highly aware of the success of indie game Minecraft, as well as its huge following among Train2Game forum users. Some of them have been there since they purchased Minecraft when it was in Alpha, … Continue reading

Minecraft developer Mojang open to publishing games by other indie studios

Minecraft is hugely popular on the Train2Game forum, with at the time of writing, the dedicated Minecraft thread almost on its 70th page.  The success of the title thrust indie developer Mojang into the limelight to such an extent they … Continue reading

Train2Game News Xbox One X 

​Sunday marked a milestone Xbox E3 Briefing as Microsoft Corp. unveiled the world’s most powerful console, Xbox One X (formerly code-named “Project Scorpio”) and its largest and most diverse games lineup in E3 history.  Broadcast for the first time in … Continue reading

Train2Game News Microsoft at E3

Monday at the Xbox E3 2016 Briefing, Microsoft Corp. unveiled a new family of Xbox One devices, a host of new Xbox Live features and the biggest lineup of games in Xbox history. Head of Xbox Phil Spencer underscored the … Continue reading

Train2game GDCA Awards to honour Notch

The 16th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards (GDCA), the peer-awarded highest honors in video game development, has revealed this year’s recipients of the Pioneer and Ambassador awards. The Game Developers Choice Awards ceremony takes place on Wednesday, March 16th at … Continue reading