Microsoft has announced that it has bought Minecraft and developer Mojang for $2.5 billion. Releasing details of the deal on the official Xbox site, Phil Spencer confirmed that talks had been ongoing since 2012 about a possible acquisition and that he was excited about working with the developers and community to help Minecraft further grow and evolve.
From the man himself, Notch’s newest game has been revealed and will follow a similar route as Minecraft did being released very early in development to allow gamers to help shape the game’s final build. More information inside!
Markus Persson AKA Notch won the Interim Injuction against Zenimax/Bethesda which means he gets to continue using the name Scrolls in his follow up game to gaming craze Minecraft.(more…)
Notch has made a huge update for the Minecraft beta. Everything that’s in the update and how it functions is after the jump!