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Global Launch of Minecraft Earth Early Access on Android and iOS

Bebop, 13 December 2019, 14:45

Minecraft Earth app is now available all around the world on Android and iOS mobile systems. Like Pokemon GO, the game uses augmented reality technology. However, this is not the final version.

Minecraft Earth - First Gameplay Impressions From XO19

Matthias Pawlikowski, 18 November 2019, 11:41

We visited London to attend Microsoft's XO19 event so we could play and talk to people from Mojang about the upcoming Minecraft Earth. What is this game really like and when can we count on the introduction of early access in rest of the world?

Minecraft Earth Launches in Early Access

qjin, 14 November 2019, 11:44

Minecraft Earth, the mobile spin-off of Mojang AB's hit, was released this week in early access. The augmented reality game is currently only available in ten selected countries.

Minecraft Earth Shown at Apple's WWDC19 Conference

Bart Swiatek, 04 June 2019, 13:25

Developers at Mojang used Apple WWDC19 as the opportunity to present Minecraft Earth, a Minecraft spin-off that uses augmented reality technology.

Minecraft Earth Announced - Microsoft Challenges Pokemon GO

Michael Kulakowski, 18 May 2019, 00:40

Microsoft throws down the glove to Pokemon GO, announcing a new mobile production based on the hit Minecraft. Minecraft Earth will take advantage of augmented reality technology to enable shared adventures and building for people from all over the world.

Harry Potter Wizards Unite Details and Hands-Ons

Jacob Blazewicz, 11 March 2019, 23:12

Niantic has revealed more details about their upcoming title Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. Additionally, several gaming websites have shared their impressions of the current version of the game, which may become something more than just a Pokemon GO clone.

Microsoft Announces HoloLens 2 AR Goggles

Bart Swiatek, 25 February 2019, 11:18

Microsoft has announced a new version of the HoloLens AR Goggles. The device features a number of improvements, including e.g. gesture controls.

Microsoft Employees Protest Against Cooperation with US Army

Adrian Werner, 24 February 2019, 22:20

A group of Microsoft employee demands the termination of the deal that has Microsoft developing AR technology for the US Army. The protesters are against their work being used to kill people.

Investments into VR projects decline

luckie, 24 April 2017, 15:42

VR technology has run into some trouble on its road to popularity. Because of mixed results acvieved by several big players in the industry, investors are now much more cautious about VR than they were in 2016.