Minecraft Documentary from Kickstarter Now Available For Free On YouTube [VIDEO]

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It’s good to see some Kickstarter goals live up to their expectations … Successfully funded on March 25, 2011, “Minecraft: The Story of Mojang,” a documentary about the first year of indie game phenomenon Minecraft, is now available for free on YouTube. Created by 2 Player Productions who achieved $210,297 funding on an $150,000 goal, […]

Maker Studios To Receive $40 Million Investment From Time Warner

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Recently, YouTube networks have begun shedding their “start-up” skin for something resembling multi-million dollar entertainment studios. Earlier this year, Google invested in gamer-centric YouTube network Machinima to the tune of $35 million, while several other networks are rumored to have received up to six-figure investments from private financiers. Maker Studios is joining the YouTube gold […]

Maker Studios: 1 Billion YouTube Views In One Month [EXCLUSIVE]

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With the recent introduction of YouTube-specific networks, the formula for a successful YouTube channel has evolved. Now, independent creators can rarely reach audiences in a way that signed talent can. Studios set up artists to succeed with incredible resources, connections and promotion. By offering creators these necessary perks, networks are quickly signing some of the […]

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