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Originally Posted by DaMirrorLink;15610963 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FxPsrOmm4mQ

you can't build anything at all, hes completely right...

Holy crap! That alone scares me out of ever wanting to play the game. Minecraft + my imagination is not something I ever, ever want to see. (auto-cad was bad enough)

btw, do you know how long that took to erect, in Earth days?
Edited by Infinite Jest - 11/7/11 at 6:45pm
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That Train Station was finished during a LiveStream, around 4 hours I think? There was a LOT of members online, obviously This is equally as impressive, and in my mind, one of the best Minecraft structures to date.

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Holy crap! That alone scares me out of ever wanting to play the game. Minecraft + my imagination is not something I ever, ever want to see. (auto-cad was bad enough)

btw, do you know how long that took to erect, in Earth days?
That's the FyreUK team - they do heaps of time-lapses. If I had to guess I'd say it took a few days or a week to finish, definitely no more than that.

If you think that's crazy check out this. These guys are building middle earth on a 1:2/1:3 scale. So far they are the only people I know of who have reached the terrain limit in minecraft and their save file is over 2gb. Its seriously mind-blowing.
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If you think that's crazy check out this. These guys are building middle earth on a 1:2/1:3 scale. So far they are the only people I know of who have reached the terrain limit in minecraft and their save file is over 2gb. Its seriously mind-blowing.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QhksNvUwaRc
Yeah I think there was a thread here highlighting MME. Or was it on /. ... either way, it's one hella impressive project.
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Yeah I think there was a thread here highlighting MME. Or was it on /. ... either way, it's one hella impressive project.
Yeah it was here...there's a new episode out:

www.youtube.com/watch?QhksNvUwaRc&v=PoU_OHkrjsw
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minecraft is dry and lacks innovation
haaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa!!!!!!!!!!!
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Notch be so rich ><
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This crazy bloke built a city...

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That's the FyreUK team - they do heaps of time-lapses. If I had to guess I'd say it took a few days or a week to finish, definitely no more than that.

If you think that's crazy check out this. These guys are building middle earth on a 1:2/1:3 scale. So far they are the only people I know of who have reached the terrain limit in minecraft and their save file is over 2gb. Its seriously mind-blowing.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QhksNvUwaRc
Jesse is hilarious xD

Other then that...well good for Notch, right. I played around 400 hours of this until i got bored. Its just not fun anymore especially if your friends turned away to play something else.

We played this with our TERA online guild. Even the fact we are the second biggest and best guild in Europe didnt help either. We had only like 10 guys playing on a very un-regular schedule. Still, it was a good game for the price.
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I think the point was that it's getting up there with the sales of a big derpy game like Modern Warfare 3

except the problem with that is MW3 sold 9 million in a few days or however it's been out while Minecraft has been out for a while now.

No I'm not defending MW3 if anyone comes at me with that
Minecraft actually comes out in ~10 days, all 4 million of us have pre-ordered.
    
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