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New blog post: GPT-3: An AI that can write mods... kinda

An exploration of GPT-3's knowledge of Minetest modding, with node registration, formspec manipulation, mod creation, and Minecraft mod to Minetest conversion.


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I recently setup 2 desktop PCs for my sons. They are running Lite and loving it. They are also fans of and the free trial period ran out on the demo. So, I came across and installed it on both of their machines. They absolutely love it and can't believe it won't burn them by expiring. At the ages of 5 and 6, they are experiencing the power of .

Thank you, @Minetest Team. You cheered up two otherwise saddened little boys.

May - this month in

This month, 5.5.1 was released, we reached less than 90 PRs and 1000 issues, and there’s been big improvements to performance, rendering and stability. We also have a new mapping mod and fully-walkable Airships.


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I just released Inside The Box SE, the WIP singleplayer edition of Inside The Box, a puzzle game for .
Unlike the original Inside The Box, this game runs in singleplayer. However, there are no levels yet, only a level editor. forum.minetest.net/viewtopic.p

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The spectator mode has been improved, giving modders the possibility to register areas and entities to spectate rather than just players (you can see it in action in our server "AES", Block League minigame). And that's not all 👁️

Go make some minigames on @Minetest :D

Full changelog 👉 gitlab.com/zughy-friends-minet

DOCS 👉 gitlab.com/zughy-friends-minet

ContentDB 👉 content.minetest.net/packages/

#minetest #gamedev #freesoftware #videogames

Wuzzy has released Perlin Explorer, a mod that allows you to test and experiment with Perlin noises for mapgen.

Read more: blog.minetest.net/2022/05/08/A

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Warr1024 has created a 24/7 livestream of his NodeCore server. The livestream is entirely automated, choosing camera angles and players to focus on.

Read more: blog.minetest.net/2022/05/08/A

This weekend, was at the game dev conference in Bologna, Italy, represented by @zughy_boi, Crazyminer, and @_Zaizen_.

Visitors had the chance to play Alter, PRANG, and Mineclone5, and their server AES (Arcade Emulation Server)

has reached 10,000 commits! A commit is a change to the code, and could be a feature, bug fix, or maintenance change

It works out to be 72 commits per month, on average, since Minetest was first started

Another plane has rolled onto the tarmac from Apercy’s hanger. The PA28 is a small passenger plane that can fit up to 4 passengers. Like all the other planes, it is paintable too!

Read more updates at blog.minetest.net/2022/05/08/A

April - This Month in

This month, engine development picks up with regular meetings, NodeCore gets a 24/7 livestream, and the Minetest Blog is now official!


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version 2.0.0 was released today! It's only a technical update, tho.

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I T ' S T I M E F O R S O M E C L E A N I N G 🧹

(21 issues gone in one evening)

@Minetest #freesoftware #videogames #minetest

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@kenobit @Minetest @syntheticstars

✨ Potete personalizzare Minetest da Contenuti > Esplora contenuti in linea. Se volete esplorare a tutto tondo: content.minetest.net/ (che è integrato in Esplora ecc, non c'è bisogno di scaricare a parte)

🎨 Se vi ha turbato il menù, @giov4 e io lo stiamo rifacendo. Allego qualche bozza

🤝 @neurob ha creato una comunità italiana di videogiochi liberi su Matrix, fate un salto! matrix.to/#/#videogiochifoss:m

Spero la diretta sia stata di vostro gradimento :)


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Check this awesome image from minetest at this year's #LibrePlanet conference "Living Liberation!" Are you using MineTest? If so, please share some of your screenshots!

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