Wonders of the Ancient World

Microsoft / MinecraftEDU

January 2016


The Brief

To create an educational resource for Microsoft's Minecraft Education Edition, which engaged and educated young children with ancient history.

The Build

Accurate recreations of the 7 wonders of the ancient world, based on surviving literary sources and archaeological evidence. Players can stroll through the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, or walk along the docks in the shadow of the mighty Colossus of Rhodes.

The Result

An inspiring classroom resource, taking users on a journey through the architectural wonders of the ancient world