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Microsoft's Phil Spencer accepts the Ice Bucket Challenge in this new video

Xbox head Phil Spencer has accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and successfully recorded himself getting drenched in icy water following a nomination yesterday by Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson. The Ice Bucket Challenge dares...Show More Summary

Phil Spencer Takes The Ice Bucket Challenge

Yesterday MarkusNotchPersson took the Ice Bucket challenge in aid of Lou Gehrig’s Disease. He challenged Phil Spencer from Microsoft among others to follow suit. Today, Phil answered the call. More »      

'Minecraft' might actually come to virtual reality after all

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Earlier this year when the Facebook purchase of Oculus VR went down, there were more than a few detractors but none as prominent as the man behind Minecraft. At the time, Markus "Notch" Persson said that his company Mojang was in talks to bring the...

Minecraft creator 'over being upset about Facebook' acquisition

Oculus Rift support for Minecraft once again a possibility. Official Oculus Rift VR support for Minecraft may be a possibility once more as the game's creator Markus 'Notch' Persson has said he's no longer upset over the Facebook acquisition.Click here to read the full article

Oculus' Carmack to Minecraft creator: 'Say the word'

Earlier this year, Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson announced that his game would not be coming to Oculus' Rift due to the company's acquisition by Facebook. "Facebook creeps me out," Persson said. It seems those heebie-jeebies are starting...

Minecraft Could See a Minecraft Port - IGN News

Renowned programmer John Carmack has offered to port Minecraft to the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset following Mojang's Markus "Notch" Persson's revelation that he was over Facebook's buyout of Oculus VR.

Notch Over Oculus VR Buyout, Carmack Offers To Port Minecraft

Doom creator offers to port Minecraft to Oculus Rift for Mojang's MarkusNotchPersson.

Minecraft creator steps up to the Ice Bucket Challenge for a cold hit

2 weeks agoNews : The Newsroom

The Ice Bucket Challenge is making its way through the gaming industry and has soaked another participant: Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson.

Notch decides to get snarky with Wii U fans

Something is flashing in my room, desperately begging me to charge it. Turns out it was my Wii U pad, so I put a pillow on top of it. — Markus Persson (@notch) August 14, 2014 Don't worry Nintendo fans, I love both games for the WiiShow More Summary

Is pay-to-win infecting 'Minecraft'?

Minecraft creator MarkusNotchPersson has taken issue with pay-to-play servers, a move that could threaten the game's ecosystem.

Minecraft Designer: I'm Not Worse Than EA

Minecraft developer Mojang has taken some heavy criticism from players for the game's new end-user license agreement (EULA). This weekend designer Markus "Notch" Persson defended his company with a lengthy blog post.Click To Continue Reading

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

Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson has hit back at fans who branded developer Mojang "literally worse than EA" after the studio's recent update to its Minecraft end-user agreement. Writing in a statement posted to his personal blog, Notch attempted to explain the recent changes to Minecraft's EULA, which some users have reacted badly to. Show More Summary


The trend of dumb animal games continues with Cliffhorse, the first commercial game by MarkusNotchPersson after Minecraft. Most likely inspired by Skyrim, the game lets you be a horse. You can get the early build for free or a Dogecoin.

Forget E3 press conferences, sometimes Cliffhorse is all you need

Cliffhorse is fun for five minutes or so but - for a certain strain of its audience - it must be troubling for a whole lot longer. To elaborate: on Saturday, Markus 'Notch' Persson released a game that had taken him about two hours to knock up using the Unity engine. Show More Summary

Notch’s Latest Project, Cliffhorse, is a Masterpiece of Gaming

3 months agoOdd : Geekosystem

Swedish video game programmer Markus "Notch" Persson first created

Minecraft maker's newest game blends cliffs, horses and Dogecoin

3 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Markus "Notch" Persson is mainly known as the man behind Minecraft, but he's quickly developing a reputation for eccentric games that cover everything from speed typing to existential drama. If there's any doubt, you just have to look at his latest...

Minecraft Creator’s Latest Game is Cliffhorse: Horse Simulator

3 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : technabob

MarkusNotchPersson based his hit game Minecraft on another indie game called Infiniminer. His latest game on the other hand was most likely inspired by Skyrim. Albeit only a small part of it. The game…

Minecraft Creator’s New Game: A Horse And Ball Simulator You Can Buy With Dogecoin

3 months agoTechnology : TechCrunch

Minecraft began from humble origins, but if the next game from that title’s creator Notch (aka Markus Persson) manages to become a multiplatform, multimillion dollar enterprise, well that’ll be a horse of a different color. Notch’s new game is called Cliffhorse, you see, and it’s a game in which you control a horse roving a green hilly landscape, occasionally pushing… Read More

Minecraft creator Notch has launched a new game

Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson has released Cliffhorse, a new game about a horse which lives on cliffs. The current "early access" build can be downloaded for free from, or you pay money for it if you have any of the internet currency Dogecoin lying around. Show More Summary

Notch launches Cliffhorse, a game about horses on cliffs

Markus "Notch" Persson's first commercial release since the mega-super-ultra hit Minecraft is a game about horses on a hillside. That makes sense. Cliffhorse puts players in control of a horse in the grassy, hilly wilderness, and it's available to...

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