Minecraft passes 2 million sales

Tuesday, 26 April 2011 12:59 GMT By Patrick Garratt

Developer Marcus Persson has confirmed on his blog that Minecraft has now passed 2 million sales. The indie super-smash, which is still in beta, will release on November 11 this year, the same day as Skyrim. The current version sells for €14.95; revenues for the game to this point were estimated to be $33 million at the beginning of the month, based on 1.8 million sales.