Amazing Minecraft map of the UK

Minecraft map of Southampton Water

Minecraft is a mesmerizing videogame that can be used like an infinitely large digital sandbox. A UK intern, Joseph Braybrook, spent the summer at the UK Ordnance Survey building the largest, most detailed publicly available 3D map of Britain ever built. The map was built by the clever melding of several computer programs that spent months churning away with a pile of open source data and created this.

3 Comments

  • Reply September 25, 2013

    Adam

    Very cool!

  • Reply February 28, 2014

    ted

    WOW are you going to be making any other countries in europe?

    • Reply March 4, 2014

      Eliene Augenbraun

      THanks but it wasn’t my map. I was just as amazed as you were when I saw it.

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