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    Minecraft Performance TANKED After Most Recent Update (1.17)!

    Hello everyone! My build is still exactly as it appears in my signature ie: RTX 2080 Super, 3800X etc. As a result, in vanilla Minecraft I usually get around 600 frames per second or more at maximum render distance. Or at least I did...until the most recent update. Now I struggle to break 60 or...
  2. Tengis

    Minecraft/Roblox on Quest2?

    Anyone have experience with this? I read some stuff about side loading games and have heard that they both will work but haven't seen any solid info. I've also read that because of the Facebook login you are on a slippery slope if you start doing stuff like that? 🤷‍♂️
  3. modi123

    Minecraft Dungeons

    Any picking up Minecraft Dungeons? Dropped this morning on all platforms. Seems to be Diablo meets Minecraft. https://www.minecraft.net/en-us/about-dungeons https://www.theverge.com/2020/5/26/21270311/minecraft-dungeons-reviews-xbox-pc-switch-ps4
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    Thurrott: Minecraft Is Getting a Whole New Look With Ray Tracing Support

    Microsoft is updating Minecraft to support Ray Tracing, presumably through DXR, but they only mention NVidia RTX. https://www.thurrott.com/windows/windows-10/212457/minecraft-is-getting-a-whole-new-look-with-ray-tracing-support
  5. cageymaru

    Mojang Open-Sources Part of the Minecraft Code

    Mojang has open-sourced parts of the Minecraft code to allow others to optimize or use the code to create their own projects. Mojang has chosen the command engine that the game uses called Brigadier and a converter that takes older game data and converts it into newer up-to-date data that the...
  6. DooKey

    Nintendo And Microsoft Are Rubbing Sony's Face In It

    Last week we brought you news of Sony locking Fortnite accounts to PS4 only and the uproar this is causing. This week Microsoft and Nintendo are jumping on the bandwagon and put out a joint video that highlights how they play well together and Sony doesn't. It's a pretty good jab at Sony and the...
  7. R

    Data Mining In Minecraft Digs Up Dark Secrets

    A Minecraft player named Matt B., whose Reddit username is “worldseed,” is data-mining old servers in search of players’ darkest secrets. Matt wrote two programs in Java: BookReader.jar and SignReader.jar. These applications scan a Minecraft map for every book and sign left behind by players...
  8. FrgMstr

    Minecraft was Destroying the Internet Even Before Ajit Pai

    This is quite a long read over at Wired, but it is incredibly interesting if you are into network security. Long story short, it all started with some geeks trying to bring down competitive Minecraft servers were the guys responsible for all sorts of DDoS attacks last year. THE MOST DRAMATIC...
  9. DooKey

    Giant 'Minecraft' Graphics Upgrade Delayed to 2018

    For all of you Minecraft fans out there the Minecraft team has announced a delay in the much anticipated Super Duper Graphics pack till sometime in 2018. I've seen some screenshots of the pack and I have to admit it's a HUGE upgrade in graphics so it makes sense to me why some are going to be...
  10. M

    Popular Minecraft Pokemon Mod Stopped

    It appears, Nintendo has finally put a nail into the coffin of Pixelmon, a very popular Pokemon mod for Minecraft. And in that moment the hearts of many-a-child have sunken. Posted on the Pixelmon homepage, the developer says that they have received a cease-and-desist letter from Nintendo and...
  11. T

    WTS: Minecraft digital + Builder's pack Xbox One SOLD

    Title says it, you get both digital codes (game + builder's pack) for $SOLD. Works on XB1 system. I will PM / email codes after PayPal is received. Let me know if you have any questions! Thanks.
  12. Z

    Loungecraft - 24/7 Minecraft Vita Edition Server! Play Minecraft online anywhere

    Introducing LoungeCraft! Our very own 24 hour Minecraft Vita Edition server that is maintained, supported and moderated with the utmost passion and care. It's a normal difficulty survival world, with only mob griefing disabled simply to protect other player's builds from accidentally being...
  13. H

    Minecraft Arrives On The Oculus Rift

    Microsoft announced today that Minecraft is now available for the Oculus Rift. Obviously the downside is that you still have to play with a keyboard and mouse or controller but it still looks like fun.