Skip to main content
  1. Tech
  2. Games
  3. Consoles

MineCon 2013 headed to Orlando, Florida this November

See also

Mojang officially announced Thursday where Minecon 2013, the celebration of all things Minecraft, will be held.

The announcement was made with a video featuring Markus "Notch" Persson and Patrick Geuder choosing the Minecon 2013 with a globe and a sword. Mojang had previously stated that the convention would be held on the east coast of the United States and the location is now confirmed as Orlando, Florida for Nov. 2 and Nov. 3, 2013.

Tickets and hotel rooms for Minecon 2013 will go on sale in July but details on cost and the exact location have yet to be revealed. Those interested should keep an eye on the official Mojang website for an announcement.

The first Minecon was held in 2010 in Washington state before travelling to Las Vegas in 2011 and then Disneyland Paris in 2012. Tickets cost $99 for early bird purchasers during the last Minecon to be held in the United States and rose to $139 afterwards before selling out quickly.

Follow us on Facebook or Twitter for the latest news or you can subscribe to our RSS feed or email alerts.

Comments

Advertisement

Don't Miss

  • Sniper
    'Sniper Elite 3' review: One of the best shooters we've seen in 2014: 4/5
    Games Review
  • New domains
    You could be using over 1,300 new domain names in the next few years
    Video
    Tech Buzz
  • Destiny
    'Destiny' exclusive: Going inside gaming's biggest release for 2014
    Games Interview
  • Logitech mouse
    Logitech Anywhere Mouse MX: Wireless mouse works on any surface including glass
    Camera
    14 Photos
  • Inquisition
    'Dragon Age: Inquisition' preview: Looking like the RPG we want, may challenge 'The Witcher 3'
    Games Preview
  • Orkut
    Google announces the closure of Orkut, its first social media attempt
    Video
    Headlines

Related Videos:

  • Darren Young joins roster of ‘WWE 2K15’
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518295097" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=518295097&autoStart=true"></div>
  • Dragon Age: Inquisition
    <iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/WdXvFEEBZeo?VQ=HD720&amp;allowfullscreen=true&amp;autoplay=1"></iframe>
  • EA talks ‘Madden 15’ Skills Trainer updates and more
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518268364" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=518268364&autoStart=true"></div>