Minecraft - a humble computer game about placing blocks - is today a global phenomenon that has captured imaginations around the world. Create & Construct Incredible Minecraft Cities showcases the towering heights of this creative freedom, featuring incredible cityscapes from master builders that have been years in the making. From sprawling urban metropolises to otherwordly fantasy kingdoms, the vistas featured in this book are many and varied. Step-by-step tutorials are included for readers to create structures and features within, such as helicopters, lamp posts, famous landmarks, historical castles, super slides, big wheels, and more. An introductory section gives new players the essentials - how to get started, an explanation of different game modes, and a guide to crafting - while a directory of materials acts as a quick reference of the resources available for the more seasoned Minecrafters. With builds to suit all skills levels, Create & Construct Incredible Minecraft Cities will appeal to all fans of the game.
Block Wonders is the ultimate guidebook for seasoned Minecraft players eager to take the game's "creative mode" to the max, presenting more than 30 of the most spectacular buildings, structures, and objects created by master Minecraft builders. This guide includes step-by-step instructions as well as interviews and tips with representations of ancient wonders, modern landmarks, and icons of transportation, as well as fantastic structures and working contraptions. Architectural gems such as the Colosseum, Beijing Stadium, and Taj Mahal are featured alongside gamer favorites like giant floating dragons and incredible panoramas of fantasy worlds. From the pyramids of Giza to a perfect space shuttle replica, these enormous projects are showcased in full color. A companion volume to Block City, Block Wonders demonstrates why this global phenomenon has captured the imagination of over 36 million gamers around the world.
With more than 100 million participants Minecraft has become a global craze and is one of the most popular video games ever 101 Awesome Builds provides players at all levels the tools to excel in the most popular aspect of the game: building. Featuring step-by-step, colorful guides to builds of all shapes and sizes, this book is a must-have for beginning players and master builders alike.From the experts who brought you The Big Book of Building, this guide features more hints, tips, and cheats to open up the creative minds of all Minecraft players. This book is not authorized, sponsored, endorsed or licensed by Mojang AB. The trademark Minecraft is owned by Mojang AB; and other company names and/or trademarks mentioned in this book are the property of their respective companies and are used for identification purposes only.
Minecraft has more than 100 million registered users and this book guides them through the mods You've built a great base, a secret hideout, and other awesome builds. You've mined diamond, gold, and iron. You may have even played around with Redstone or fought the Ender Dragon. Now, take your Minecraft game to a whole new level by experiencing the coolest mods—short for modifications—available. Mods change the game of Minecraft, both in ways that can be small and simple, such as better lighting or new creatures to fight, or they can literally reshape the game from the ground up, turning it into something entirely different and new. Enter Master the Mods!, the definitive guide for everything you need to know to about mods. This guide gives an overview of what mods are, what types of mods exist, and how to easily install them. Whether you're trying mods for the first time or are already familiar with the wide world of mods, Master the Mods! presents whole new worlds to explore. This book is not authorized, sponsored, endorsed or licensed by Mojang AB. The trademark Minecraft is owned by Mojang AB; and other company names and/or trademarks mentioned in this book are the property of their respective companies and are used for identification purposes only.
Author: Megan Miller
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
Release Date: 2016-03-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Minecraft was designed to allow other people to modify it. And while there are several successful game guides on the market already, this book is the first unofficial “hacker’s” super-guide dedicated to adding mods (modifications) to your Minecraft game. Mods add content to the game to alter gameplay, changing the creative feel of the game or giving the players more options for how they interact within the Minecraft world. Mods can make your game run faster, they can add new mobs, mechanics, and quests, and even entirely new dimensions to play in. Change the rules of your world with each mod you add—anything is fair game! This book explores today’s range of modded Minecraft play, from the must-haves to the fanciful—from utilities like Inventory Tweaks and JourneyMap, to full-fledged gameplay extensions and modpacks, like Thaumcraft, Twilight Forest, and Agrarian Skies. Written for seven- to twelve-year-old Minecrafters this is the ultimate guide on Minecraft mods—keep your game new and exciting with all these expert tips and tricks.
Raspberry Pi is the most versatile and affordable computer ever made - and you don't even need any coding skills to use it. Showing the many different ways to use Raspberry Pi, the projects in this book will appeal to creatives from all walks of life. The Raspberry Pi was designed expressly to make computer programming fun and enjoyable. The size of a credit card, the little circuit board computer is cheap and simple enough for anyone, anywhere in the world, to learn how to create computer programs easily. Learn step by step how to complete simple projects with your Raspberry Pi and explore the most innovative inventions ever made with the little computer that could. These amazing 'Pideas' show how easy it is to develop fantastic homebrew electronics. With tips from master Pi engineers you can create anything you can think of, from your own video games and robots to expressing yourself artistically, and even performing scientific experiments. 25 of these projects are sourced from the greatest makers in the world, and are designed to showcase the ultimate possibilities with Pi. These are accompanied by 10 'inspired-by' projects that even a novice could make, including full step-by-step building instructions. Every project includes a web link to pick up extra apps and coding to make the projects even easier.
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2016-08-12
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
The coolest kid-friendly Minecraft projects If you have a Minecraft fanatic on your hands, you're about to be the most popular adult on the "block." Offering young Minecraft enthusiasts the ultimate sandbox experience, Building a Minecraft City gives kids aged 7 – 11 an outlet to enhance their love of the game and take their creative play to new heights. Brought to you by the trusted For Dummies brand, this kid-focused book offers step-by-step instructions and simple explanations for completing projects that will teach your child invaluable new skills—all while having a ton of fun! They'll gain confidence as they design and build truly impressive Minecraft structures, and you'll delight in watching them develop and refine their problem-solving skills as they work on their own. It's a win-win! Features a kid-friendly design that is heavy on eye-popping graphics Focuses on three basic projects that set young readers on the road to further exploration Boasts a small, full-color, accessible package that instills confidence in the reader Introduces basic engineering concepts to kids in a way they can understand Screen time can be as educational as it is fun, and this book shows your child how to approach their favorite game from a new angle to think—and do—outside the box.
With this interactive, step-by-step guide, aspiring master builders can make amazing structures that push the limits of the imagination. Travel to five continents to erect an African palace, Asian pagoda, European clock tower, Australian beach hut, American diner--and, for a world-class difficult project, an entire mountain village. You'll get expert tricks and tips to improve your skills, plus enough fun trivia to delight any Minecraft fan!
"Block Adventures" is the ultimate guide for Minecraft fans looking for worlds to explore toward more than 30 captivating, engrossing Adventure Maps as well as guidance on building your own. Minecraft continues to prove itself as the world s most inventive and flexible gaming platform, offering players endless opportunities for exploring and building virtual worlds. The game s adventure mode allows builders to create beautiful and imaginative lands that are self-contained games called Adventure Maps. Minecrafters can spend many frustrating hours searching online for the best adventure maps. There are thousands and "Block Adventures" makes the search easy, and for aspiring world builders the book also offers basic concepts and tutorials with simple guides, and suggestions of projects to get involved in. Some of the adventure maps included in the book are: Unfolding Stories, like MafiaCraft, Doctor, and Sunaris Parkour Activities, like Venice, Zero Minr, and Mirror s Edge Survival Games, like La Brocanterie, Trouble in Mineville, and Arctic Abyss Arena Battles, like Cowboys and Indians, Abandoned City, and Sky Wars Puzzle Solving, like Lunapark Adventure, Surgeon Simulator, and Ant Farm Like the first two books in the bestselling Block series, "Block City" and "Block Wonders, Block Adventures" offers inspiring and useful information for Minecrafters at all levels."
Offers essential advice and captivating projects for using Minecraft to enhance students' learning experience. Learn how educators are using Minecraft as a powerful instructional tool to engage students and teach subjects as varied as math and humanities.
Learn Some Really Fun and Awesome Minecraft Secrets, Tips, Tricks and Hints That You May Not Know. Would you like to know how to: - Create giant Minecraft Mobs and Monsters? - Ride a Pig or Horse Upside down? - Spawn a cute, but deadly killer bunny? - Would you like to visit a secret Minecraft world no one knows about? You can learn hundreds more fun, interesting and exciting tips and tricks like these, with this ultimate Guide to Minecraft Secrets. Remember, with Minecraft, the more you know the more fun the game becomes. Also, the more tips you know the more you can dominate the game, and become a Minecraft pro...Or, the just the coolest person in the room. Get Your Copy Today!