Feb 25th New website, if you're seeing you will already know!

We've been working on a redesign for a short while to improve the experience you have with StickyPiston.co.What you'll see here is the first phase of the website upgrade which has been on the cards for sometime.some hightlights of this web upgrade are: Improved navigation Cleaner and easier to follow design Improved product information ... Read More »

Dec 9th Happy 3rd Birthday StickyPiston Hosting!

I was out for a walk yesterday (all great yarns start this way) and it dawned on me I started StickyPiston 3 years to this day. Now last year we didn't celebrate it as there was so much going on with servers, Minecon 2013 and relationships. This year it's not going to slip by, as I'm so so happy we've made it this far. Honestly these have been the ... Read More »

Dec 3rd Spigot 1.8 Dev build now available

There is now a Spigot 1.8 option available in the Server JAR selection drop-down in the Multicraft Control Panel. This long awaited branch of the Minecraft server will allow you to have Bukkit plugin support on a minecraft 1.8 server. Should I update my server? You should only be concerned about Spigot 1.8 if you are running and un-modded server ... Read More »

Sep 2nd Upgrading to Minecraft 1.8

As you may already be aware, Minecraft recently updated to version 1.8, AKA 'The Bountiful Update'. This message is intended to help server owners decide what they want to do with their server and let them know how they can make the changes they want. Let's start with reasons why you may not want to run Minecraft 1.8: Modded Server If you're ... Read More »

Mar 26th Spigot & MCPC+ ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException error

You may be having problems with your Minecraft server where it crashes especially when a second player joins. Many servers have been offline today due to this issue, the problem is due to a small bug in Spigot. Today at around 3PM CDT (GMT-5), all the servers running Spigot including modded servers which run MCPC+ crashed simultaneously due to ... Read More »

Sep 21st Feed the Beast (FTB) 1.5.2 Updates

There have been recent updates to the following Feed The Beast mod packs: Direwolf20 (1.4.7) There is also a addition of the following packs. Direwolf20 (1.5.2) FTB Unleashed Unhinged FTB Ultimate Mindcrack Yogscraft What is FTB unleashed? FTB Unleashed is currently the most popular modpack for FTB and spiritual successor to FTB ... Read More »

Sep 19th Minecraft 1.6.4 and snapshot

We have updated the vanilla jar and snapshots to the latest versions: Vanilla: 1.6.4 Snapshot: 13w38a To change your server to these select snapshot or vanilla in the jar selector click the save button and then restart your server. Downloading Snapshots: http://stickypiston.co/account/knowledgebase.php?action=displayarticle&id=60 Stay ... Read More »

Jul 6th CraftBukkit DEV 1.6.1 & StarMade

What a huge update we've had this month, If you'd been playing the weekly snaphots servers you'd have seen this coming. Minecraft - The Horse Update there's so much amazing stuff to discover, time to get you server updated to Craftbukkit DEV 1.6.1 build (This is a DEV build, it could possibly ruin your world) You can now select the CracftBukkit ... Read More »

May 3rd Big Update Minecraft 1.5.2 | Tekkit 1.5.1 | Voltz Armageddon

  What a super busy week, with lots of amazing things happening.I'd like to thank everyone who's shown interest in testingthe Voltz Armageddon server, I will be sending emails with a dateand time to test the server, You'll need to team up, this is why weneed everyone to turn up at the same time. There is still time, just reply to this email ... Read More »

Feb 1st Feed the Beast (FTB) 1.4.7 Updates

There have been recent updates to the following Feed The Beast mod packs: Direwolf20 MindCrack Magic World Tech World Universal Electricity Pack These updates primarily update the Minecraft version to 1.4.7. If you are using any of these mod packs then you will want to update your server files. Updating a FTB server Quick guide Stop ... Read More »