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Man, Mojang's little indie darling is getting some major mileage with the gaming industry's biggest players. The Microsoft E3 press conference brought the announcement that Minecraft would be making its way to Xbox 360 with some unexplained Kinect support this Winter. No other details were announced, but we're thrilled to punch trees to extract logs using our real hands.
http://www.joystiq.com/2011/06/06/mi...t-this-winter/
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Minecraft with gimmicky Kinect and controller = FAIL!
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But....


WHY?
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FortressCraft ftw?
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Why though? Virtually any PC can run it, and there's no reason to play it on 360 over PC. It should stay PC only.
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I still don't get it... Why is this game so "Amazing"?
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I still don't get it... Why is this game so "Amazing"?
Something "new" on such scale and creativity
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why.........as soon as something good happens on PC, it immediately gets gobbled up for a terrible platform
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Originally Posted by Z Overlord View Post
Why though? Virtually any PC can run it, and there's no reason to play it on 360 over PC. It should stay PC only.
That's not true at all. Hell, I've had my share of performance issues with my PC and MC, it's really not optimized at all; hell, it's primarily a standalone in Java. I'm thinking this announcement means they are finally recoding it in an efficient language. I'd say this deal will end up helping the PC side as well as console.

I would love to play Minecraft on my 360.
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