Today’s column looks at Minecraft, the 3D construction game turned gaming phenomenon. Why has a one-man game project with Perestroika-era graphics and incredibly simplistic gameplay succeeded in generating buzz where mega-budget games like APB failed miserably? Read our take in Loading… Minecraft, Mindcrime.

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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2016

About The Author

Jeff's interest in online games stretches back to organizing neighborhood Unreal tournaments as a teenager, but when a college roommate introduced him to EverQuest, an interest became an obsession. Jeff joined the Ten Ton Hammer team in 2004 covering EverQuest II, and he's had his hands on just about every PC online and multiplayer game since.