HomeNewsTwo Minecraft-like Titles Headed to the Wii U Roberto Pallas October 2, 2014 News Imitation is the Highest Form of Flattery Minecraft has really been the talk of the town this generation despite the industry reaching the absolute pinnacle of CPU and GPU processing power. What does this say about a generation when a game like Minecraft can outshine all it’s competitors using archaic technology from gaming antiquity? Some may ignore the question altogether, and that’s exactly what Nexis Games has decided to do with the creation of U-Craft, another open-world block-based gamed. They’re hoping to release it before the year is up, but not if Stone Shire has anything to say about! Yep, that’s right, another Minecraft clone is on the way! Take a look at how Stone Shire is shaping up below. Are low development costs for such a genre of gaming responsible for this kind of spin-off mayhem? There were numerous clones of such kinds of 2d-platformers back in the day, but spin-off business models definitely began to evaporate as the generations progressed onward. What does this say about modern gaming’s future? Share this post: No related posts. Nano Gems #4: Nintendo’s Overlooked TreasuresLegendary Pokémon Rayquaza Can Mega Evolve in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha SapphireAbout The AuthorRoberto PallasNews ReporterI'm an EarthBound kinda guy but I love everything Mario and certainly anything Nintendo related. I was born in North America and live there presently.