It's almost the day we've all been waiting for: Minecon 2012 is kicking off tomorrow and Curse is here for you to lean on, whether you're going or not!
Need to know where you're going? Without further delay, the Minecon 2012 schedule (clicky for big):
Curse and the Minecraftforum.net team are on the scene, so be sure to drop by our booth and say hi! We're hosting a scavenger hunt with some SERIOUS prizes.
Shapeways: $300 Shapeways Gift Certificate
J!NX: €100 Gift Certificate (x5)
Intel® : x4 Intel® Solid-State Drives (x2 intel® SSD of 240Gb & x2 Intel® SSD 480Gb)
57Digital: iPad Mini
Microsoft: Xbox + Minecraft Download
CraftStudio: Xbox Kinect Bundle
Curse: Alienware M14x Laptop (courtesy of Alienware!)
To enter, grab your Scavenger Hunt card from your Minecon goodie bag, fill out your info and visit each of our partners' booths for a card punch, and bring the fully punched card back to the Curse booth to the left of the stage near Threadless.
The Rest of Us
Minecraftforum.net and Curse Entertainment will be bringing you Minecon updates all weekend, covering all the awesome panels, events, and shows from the event right as it happens!
Want to test out World Sync during your Minecraft binge this week? You're in luck, because in honor of Minecon 2012, Curse is going to be opening up the premium Minecraft features of the Curse Client to everyone! Today, Saturday, and Sunday you'll be able to sync your worlds to the cloud and download them to other PCs with no hassle. Download the client, and you're good to go.
For more information about the game itself, visit the Minecraft Forums: the official community for this hit indie game where you can share, discuss and discover with other Minecraft fans. The Minecraft Wiki also has every tidbit of information you need to survive the harsh, pixellated world.