Minecraft Realms To Bring Subscription Servers To Minecraft

Minecraft players will soon be able to pay a monthly subscription for their very own server which friends and family can join free of charge. The new feature is called Minecraft Realms and Mojang, the company behind the blocky bestseller hopes it will becomes “the biggest source of income in the future, and bring in more money in total than the game itself”.

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Tropical Skyrim Mod Adds A Far Cry 3 Twist To Skyrim Locations (video)

A new Tropical Skyrim Mod has been developed and released by Soolie over on the Nexus Mods website this week, which has been created to provide a more tropical feel to the winter landscapes of Skyrim.

So if you are tired of rain and snow in Skyrim it might be time to to install the Tropical Skyrim Mod, remove a few furs and armour and enjoy a little more sunshine whilst questing. Watch the video after the jump to see the Tropical Skyrim Mod in action.

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Halo 4 Castle Map Pack Arriving April 8th, Launch Trailer Released (video)

Halo 4 developers 343 Industries have this week announced the release date for the third major expansion in the Halo Infinity multiplayer experience, with the launch of the new Halo 4 Castle Map Pack arriving on April 8th 2013.

The new Halo 4 Castle Map Pack has been developed by Certain Affinity, in collaboration with 343 Industries and provides Halo 4 players with three new medium-to-large maps to enjoy. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the new Halo 4 Castle Map Pack and see it in action.

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Nintendo & Shigeru Miyamoto Focusing On Online Now That Internet Is A Big Deal

Legendary and perennial game designer Shigeru Miyamoto says Nintendo is now ready to pay attention to online play, since enough people have Internet access now that working on online features won’t marginalize as many players. Or something. Mario’s creator habitually offers insights into Nintendo’s plans, but they’re usually rather more quirky than outright eyebrow-raising.

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Ouya Multiplayer Gaming Arriving Before The End Of 2013

When the new Android open source Ouya console launches at the end of this month on March 28th but the new style of console will not launch with online Ouya multiplayer support.

However the Ouya development team and specifically Julie Uhrman, founder and CEO of Ouya, have stated that they are busy developing the Ouya multiplayer features to launch sometime before the end of this year.

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The Last Of Us Demo Coming May 31

The Last of Us’ release date has been pushed back to June 14. Sony had promised it would be available early to God of War: Ascension owners. But now that God of War: Ascension has been released today, but where is the The Last Of Us demo?

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Bungie Destiny Game Concept Artwork

If you have been excited by the announcement of the new Bungie Destiny game that is currently under development by Bungie the game designers that created the original Halo games before 343 Industries took over to create Halo 4.

A small amount of Bungie Destiny concept game artwork has been released to provide you with a small glimpse at what you might expect from the Bungie Destiny game, when it is officially released, perhaps next year.

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Ben Heck Creates PSWiiU60 Combo Gaming Console (video)

Hacker and modder extraordinaire Ben Heck has been busy once again creating the ultimate in combo gaming console, that combines an Xbox 360, PS3 and Wii U together to create the PSWiiU60 combo gaming console as gaming site Kotaku have named it.

Check out the video after the jump to see Ben take you through the features of the new PSWiiU60 combo gaming console, which unfortunately isn’t available to purchase as yet.

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