Minecraft is one of the most popular video games in the world, and one of its biggest icons is Stampy Cat a. Joseph Garrett , the jovial creator of a Minecraft video empire. This January, Stampy Cat is back with his second book, Stick with Stampy , filled with jokes, activities, and games for those who want to keep on having fun with Stampy and Minecraft. Guide to Exploration is one such guide to look out for — offering great tips on exploration for those new to the Minecraft world, this book is a must-read if you want to survive in the game. Have you ever heard of the Survivors? They're a secret group of Minecraft experts who have managed to survive the game since the days of Alpha, and The Survivors' Book of Secrets is their collective knowledge on how to play on Survival mode. With tips on how to set up a solid base and successfully defeat a crazy mob, this pocket-sized survival guide is a great gift for kids just getting into the game.
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Minecraft, available for PC, consoles, smartphones and tablets, was one of the top grossing games in the iOS and GooglePlay stores last year. In fact, it was the only game in the top 10 to employ a pay-to-play business model. The cult title was first released in and has grown in popularity ever since. Minecraft ensured its success without a marketing campaign, relying on word of mouth and recommendations from friends. Minecraft is by far the most popular game franchise on YouTube. With the integration of Twitch streaming within the game, the use of video amongst Minecraft enthusiasts will increase even further.
Minecraft is celebrating its year anniversary! Minecraft was first introduced way back in , with just 32 blocks and a whole lot of wool! Since then, the game has had a massive impact on the world, from helping kids learn in school, to even having its own movie! Now, it's one of the most played games in the world, with around 91 million players using it every month! As part of their year anniversary, Minecraft has released a special anniversary map , full of Easter eggs and secrets for players, and has even teased a potential augmented reality game.