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Minecon 2012 Capes Are Out!


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#41

BrickVoid

Posted 25 November 2012 - 07:09 AM

I haven't been to any Minecons but that doesn't look like a gold pickaxe, it looks like a wooden pickaxe. The gold color would be closer to the block visible in the background picture. However, since the image does seem to be a little dark, can anyone at Minecon with this year's cape please get a better picture of it?

I'm hoping this is just bad photography and not a goof on Mojang's part! ;)

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 07:40 AM

View PostElephantBroham, on 25 November 2012 - 02:32 AM, said:

Makes me wish I went....

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#43

LtKernelPanic

Posted 25 November 2012 - 07:50 AM

Honestly I like the one I got at last year's Minecon better. This year's is just.... ugly.

#44

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 08:52 AM

View PostChaospillager, on 25 November 2012 - 01:25 AM, said:

I don't care what anyone says! I AM GOING TO MINECON NEXT YEAR!
I hope It is in Australia next year.

#45

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 09:45 AM

will they ever make it so that regular players can use custom capes. not just Mojang Staff and Minecon attendees?

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#46

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 09:48 AM

Is Mark on minecon?? guess so hes rich :P
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Posted 25 November 2012 - 12:08 PM

Is there a chance that we could get the capes for free? I would like to go but minecon is never in England and my parents wont let me go to France just for a minecraft thing :/

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 12:12 PM

View Postkr4m123, on 25 November 2012 - 12:08 PM, said:

Is there a chance that we could get the capes for free? I would like to go but minecon is never in England and my parents wont let me go to France just for a minecraft thing :/
There might be a custom cape thingy in the future but you can't get it yet. Also, please stop spamming.

"Minecon is never in England"; Well... There has been minecon only 2 times by now... It will come to england some year..
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#49

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 03:07 PM

Kr4m123, you can't get an OFFICIAL MineCon cape that EVERYONE can see, but you could use a mod called Mccapes to make your own cape or select capes from their website. However, this way, only people with the mod can see your cape, compared to the entire community seeing your MineCon cape.
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#50

Miraglyth
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Posted 25 November 2012 - 03:52 PM

Gotta agree with using MCCapes. Limiting an in-game feature to the lucky (living in a Minecon-hosting area) and the extremely rich has always been a terrible idea.

If my experience playing (a lot of) Trouble in Mineville lately is any indication, a huge number of people use this mod.

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 06:16 PM

View PostMiraglyth, on 25 November 2012 - 03:52 PM, said:

Gotta agree with using MCCapes. Limiting an in-game feature to the lucky (living in a Minecon-hosting area) and the extremely rich has always been a terrible idea.

If my experience playing (a lot of) Trouble in Mineville lately is any indication, a huge number of people use this mod.

Exactly what I think.

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 07:38 PM

I didn't go to Minecon. Tickets are always sold out :(
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#53

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 07:50 PM

View PostMaddognils, on 25 November 2012 - 01:14 AM, said:

Should have made a new one for this year, very lazy imo. Whatever.

This is a new cape...
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#54

LtKernelPanic

Posted 25 November 2012 - 08:10 PM

The whining is strong in this thread already. Life isn't always fair and you can't always get what you want. Capes are a exclusive bonus for those who attend minecon and likely always will be. Trust me they don't get you any special treatment.

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 08:27 PM

View PostLtKernelPanic, on 25 November 2012 - 08:10 PM, said:

Trust me they don't get you any special treatment.

Except major attention on servers, and more likely to get OP powers. (On my experience)

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 08:57 PM

View PostSacheverell, on 25 November 2012 - 12:55 AM, said:

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It is Markilion and who more?

View PostSkyblu10, on 25 November 2012 - 12:57 AM, said:

Ew, it's Markillion.

Capes look nice.

There is Mark. Can he get on the server with that cape, I want to see it.

#57

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 09:35 PM

View PostDogsRNice, on 25 November 2012 - 02:08 AM, said:

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Looks pretty nice, but I prefer the Red Creeper cape. Also, next year's HAS to be in the UK. That's the only way I can go, because I can't afford to go abroad.

#58

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 09:45 PM

View PostPintopinata, on 25 November 2012 - 07:50 PM, said:

This is a new cape...
I think he meant that they should have made a new design, because it's not exactly a new cape.

For the first MineCon, there was a poll. They asked the minecraft community which cape they liked best. The MineCon cape for 2012 is just recycled from the choices; it was the second most popular. Perhaps for next year's MineCon, they'll just choose the third most popular cape and so on and so forth.

Here's the source:
http://www.mojang.co...on-swag-cloaks/

All and all, cool for the people who went to MineCon. I'd still prefer to use my own texture for a cape; I'll just keep using a mod.

#59

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 10:15 PM

I wish Mojang would sell Capes. Maybe I'll be able to go to Minecon next year though.
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#60

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 10:37 PM

i really wish that there was a way to get capes without going somewhere in the world for a cape and why doesn't minecon come somewhere in Canada i would probably go