Minecraft puts you alone on an island with no possessions, no instructions, and hella zombies. It’s up to you to figure out how to use the terrain and resources around you to survive and build a life- and a rocket-powered mine cart- for yourself. It’s one of the most original and entertaining games we’ve played in a while, and we’ve got Markus Persson, it’s developer, to tell us all about how it came to be.
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Feedback: What Did You Play Over the Break?
Some good stuff came out when we were gone. Some older stuff never stops being good. What were you playing while we took the month off?. Weigh in with a video or audio comment on www.Bytejacker.com, a video response on YouTube, or a message on our hotline: (530) 675-GAME
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Free Indie Rapid Fire
L’Abbaye Des Morts – Windows, Platformer, Locomalito – LINK
Doooors – Flash, Platformer, Hempuli – LINK
Give Up, Robot 2 – Flash, Platformer, Matt Thorson – LINK
This Week’s Music comes from The Best Music, which is the new album by George and Jonathan it’s available for free on their site.
Stalking People is Fun!
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