Good news for fans of Minecraft and / or Japanese comedy duo Yoiko (composed of partners Shinya Arino and Masaru Hamaguchi): due to popular demand, the Yoiko no Minecraft de Survival Seikatsu ("Yoiko's Minecraft Survival Life") web series wlll be continuing for a 2nd season on Nintendo Japan's official Youtube channel. Hit the jump to learn more.
Japanese LPer hiryu has used the popular building game Minecraft to recreate the exterior of Roswaal's mansion from Re:Zero, a fantasy TV anime adaptation based on the series of light novels written by Tappei Nagatsuki and illustrated by Shinichirou Otsuka. Hit the jump to check it out.
Worlds are about to collide as Nintendo partners with Mojang and Microsoft to toss the Super Mario series into the world of Minecraft: Wii U Edition. Creepers and Zombies move aside to make way for Hammer Bros. and Dry Bones on May 17, when the Super Mario Mash-Up Pack arrives as a free update. Hit the jump for more.
A Niconico user has spent 4 years recreating the environments of Studio Ghibli's Castle in the Sky animated film in the world of Minecraft. Hit the jump to check out the 1st part of this multi-part video series.
Taking the sprites of the original 151 Pokémon and recreating them in Minecraft sounds like a no-brainer, but actually executing the task is another thing entirely. It took redditor QueenMercury anywhere from 30 minutes to 3 hours a pop to craft the creatures, and you can see each one of the results in the imgur gallery after the jump.
Owen Hill of Minecraft maker Mojang had some good news for PlayStation 3 players over at Sony's PS blog. The PS3 version of the much-loved game is set to arrive in North America on December 17. More after the jump.