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Minecraft has Moved 8 Million Copies

By Kirk B.,

Posted in PC



More positive news for the little indie game that could: After seeing boxed editions released to retailers, Minecraft has sold over 8 million copies on PC alone. Mojang’s Jens Bergensten was pretty stoked, noting, “It’s pretty amazing.”

When asked for comment, Markus “Notch” Persson (who created the game) had this to say:


So….get to decoding that, I guess? Notch was a bit more straightforward on Twitter:


Big congratulations to Mojang and all the people that helped to turn Minecraft into the amazing sales juggernaut it has become. Nice work!

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