Book 7 of the international best-selling 8-Bit Warrior series that takes readers inside the journal of Runt, a young Minecraft villager who dares to dream of becoming a Minecraft warrior!
Everyone’s favorite villager-turned-warrior, Runt and his friends have had loads of adventures already. They have worked hard (at least some of them) as students, undergone intensive training in Villagetown, battled monsters sent by Herobrine, and even successfully completed their very first quest at Owl’s Reach! But their greatest adventure begins now: making their way to the capital Aetheria City!
What will Runt and his friends face at the Greater Aetheria Academy? Will they finally become true warriors and get to battle Herobrine?
Find out in the long-awaited new volume of the illustrated saga of the Diary of an 8-Bit Warrior series!
About The Author
Cube Kid is the pen name of Eric Gunnar Taylor. A fan of video games—and particularly Minecraft—he started writing fanfiction at a very young age. His first novel, The Diary of a Minecraft Villager, was self-published as an ebook in February 2015 and quickly became tremendously successful in the Minecraft community. The novel was acquired by the French publisher Édi8, and was published for the first time in France in February 2016 under the title LE JOURNAL D’UN NOOB, with new illustrations by Saboten. The Diary of a Minecraft Villager sparked worldwide interest. When he is not writing, Cube Kid loves traveling, fixing his car, voraciously reading fanfiction . . . and gaming!
Grades: 3 – 5 Curriculum Connections: Math and Science
The Diary of an 8-Bit Warrior world of Minecraftia holds unlimited opportunities for students to practice and apply math skills. From multiplication and division with crafting to perimeter, area, and volume with building, students can create their own math challenges and invite other students to solve them. Includes worksheets, answer keys, and real-world science lesson tie-ins.
Grades: 2 – 5 Curriculum Connections: English Language Arts — Writing and Comprehension
Make learning fun with this easy-to-use Diary of an 8-Bit Warrior teaching guide! With lessons on genre, character, descriptive imagery, as well as creative writing prompts, help Minecraft fans build a love of reading! Inspired by the hit series Diary of an 8-Bit Warrior, the unofficial Minecraft novels that have captured the imaginations of middle-grade readers everywhere. After you read, have students tell their own stories with a Narrative Writing Card Game and story map!
The world of Minecraftia in the Diary of an 8-Bit Warrior series holds unlimited possibilities for creativity. Diagrams, graphic novel drawings, building, seeking real-life adventures, you name it! So grab a pickaxe and jump into action with various activities inspired by Diary of an 8-Bit Warrior!
You might want to find out what type of hero you are and quickly! Herobrine is looking for new realms to conquer and you could be just the one to defeat him. Or, if you can’t beat him, join him! Herobrine is also looking for his heir and this test will determine your fate. Explore the world of Minecraft as you find out what type of hero you are.