March 27, 2012
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Minecraft developers bring in 25 million downloads and rake in over $80 million. Also, Notch is one of the nicest rich guys ever.

    Mojang’s insanely popular first-person sandbox/action/building/survival/cooking simulator (Only one of those was untrue) Minecraft has officially reached 25 million downloads giving the 25-man studio over $80 million according to the Financial Times. Markus “Notch” Persson, founder and largest Mojang … Continue reading

February 21, 2012
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Humble Bundle Mojam raises nearly $500K to donate to charity

  Mojang, Wolfire Games and Oxeye Game Studio, teamed up with Humble Bundle for a 60-hour event they called “Game Jam” this past weekend to raise money for Child’s Play, the Electronic Frontier Foundation, charity: water and the American Red … Continue reading