The New York Times Magazine has posted an article about the cultural impact of Minecraft and how it’s paving the way for a computer science renaissance among children. It’s a great write up about the mechanics and appeal of Minecraft. It also talks about the history of block-based toys and their benefits according to researchers. Check out the complete story here.
Minecraft is available on PC, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3, PS4, PS Vita, iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and Amazon Kindle Fire.