Microsoft halts development of Minecraft update

Minecraft does not exactly sport the best graphics we’ve seen in a video game, but it works. However, back in 2017, the developers behind the game Mojang announced plans to issue an update that would essentially bump the graphics in the game. The update was scheduled for a release in the fall of 2017, but was later pushed to 2018, which it obviously missed.Unfortunately, fans of Minecraft hoping to get their hands on the update, it seems that will no longer be happening. In an announcement made on the Minecraft website, the developers claim that the reason behind the cancellation of the update was due to it being more technically demanding than they had anticipated.According to the developers, “We realise this is disappointing to some of you – there was a lot of enthusiasm for Super Duper from inside and outside the studio – but unfortunately, we aren’t happy with how the pack performed across devices. For this reason, we’re stopping development on the pack, and looking in

Microsoft halts development of Minecraft update

Microsoft has halted development of an ambitious update to Minecraft, throwing in the towel after concluding it was technically too complicated, according to a blog post by the team responsible ...

Tue 13 Aug 19 from TechXplore

Mojang cancels long-promised Minecraft graphical overhaul

Mojang has ceased development of the Super Duper Graphics Pack, an enhancement for Minecraft that promised a better visual experience through improved shadows, better lighting effects, new textures, ...

Tue 13 Aug 19 from Techspot

Minecraft’s Long-Promised Super-Duper 4K Graphics Pack Is Canceled

Minecraft won't be getting its massive 4K texture update after all. The Super Duper Graphics Pack is officially canceled. The post Minecraft’s Long-Promised ...

Tue 13 Aug 19 from Extremetech

Minecraft ditches Super Duper graphics plan

It's just blocks from now on says Minecraft developer Mojang as it ends development on the update.

Tue 13 Aug 19 from BBC Technology

Minecraft’s Super Duper Graphics Pack Update Has Been Cancelled

Minecraft does not exactly sport the best graphics we’ve seen in a video game, but it works. However, back in 2017, the developers behind the game Mojang announced plans to issue an update ...

Tue 13 Aug 19 from Ubergizmo

Microsoft scraps major graphics update for Minecraft - CNET

Much-anticipated Super Duper Graphics Pack was "too technically demanding."

Mon 12 Aug 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

'Minecraft' wont get that huge graphics overhaul after all

Minecraft's big Super Duper Graphics Pack is no more after two years of delays. Mojang has cancelled the visual overhaul after deciding that it was "too technically demanding" ...

Mon 12 Aug 19 from Engadget

After two years of delays, Minecraft’s visual upgrade has been canceled

Gorgeous overhaul was originally planned for "fall 2017," then went silent.

Mon 12 Aug 19 from Arstechnica

Minecraft Super Duper Graphics Pack Abruptly Canceled Due To Technical Hurdles

The devs behind the incredibly popular game, Minecraft, have announced bad news about a long-anticipated update for the game. The Super Duper Graphics Pack that was promised years ago has been ...

Mon 12 Aug 19 from HotHardware

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