Hytale’s first gameplay footage, announcing a 2021 release

The devs behind Minecraft-server-turned-sandbox-RPG Hytale finally reckon they know when it’ll be done. Don’t get your hopes up for jumping in anytime soon, mind. In a development update posted this week, developers Hypixel think the ambitious block ’em up will be done by 2021. To keep you filled in ’til then dropped three additional update posts showing… Read more »

Hytale will have undead chickens

Though it’s hidden away at the bum-end of the latest Hytale update, I felt compelled to call out the zombie chicken. Hytale’s NPCs will have multiple-tiers as you pass through the game’s adventure mode. Cursed with undeath, this chook will be one of a number of creatures for you to encounter. I hope it’s friendly, because it… Read more »


Hi! At the end of November, we published our first progress update – a smaller round-up of recent development work that included new biomes, farming, and some new creatures. In this post, we’re going to give you a glimpse at some of the progress that we’ve made since, including exciting changes to the scope and structure of… Read more »


Hi, everyone! In this post, we’re going to update you on our future plans for Hytale, discuss the reasons why we’ve been quiet lately, and explain how we’re changing our approach to blog posts in order to ensure that we can be more transparent about the development of the game in the future. First of… Read more »


Hytale is based on a custom engine that has been built from scratch over the last four years. This year, our engine developers have continued to upgrade our technology with new features, including real time shadows, improved water effects and bloom, and a host of improvements to rendering and particle effects. In this post, we’re… Read more »


Over the last year, Hytale composer Oscar Garvin has produced dozens of new tracks for the game. In Hytale, each zone has a distinct set of music that helps establish its atmosphere and sense of place. Many biomes and points of interest have their own unique soundtracks, too, and we’re currently looking into ways to… Read more »


Hello again! We’ve already put out quite a few posts today, but this one’s a little bit different. Instead of focusing on a single feature or big reveal, we’re going to round up a selection of the work that the team has been doing lately. This is one way that we’re changing up how we… Read more »

Hytale is still the Most Anticipated Game of 2019

We already know quite a lot about Hytale, but no specific release date has yet been revealed. The Minecraft community and fans of this type of game are waiting with bated breath as evidenced by the last nomination at the Golden Joystick Awards. Hytale was among the 11 most-awaited productions, next to Cyberpunk 2077. Everyone is… Read more »

Submit Your Hytale Server

This is the place for you to share your Hytale server if you wish for it to display within this list all you need to do is visit the following page fill out a few details and you can submit it to the HytaleSpy listings for free. Click the green button on the right side… Read more »

Hytale: impressive videos showing the power of Modding

The time has come for Hypixel Studios to reveal to us how creators and modders can use Hytale and build the world of their dreams. The answer is simple: absolutely everything is directly modifiable in the game, thanks to simple tools of use. From now on, the Hytale team will keep its fans informed of the… Read more »