Minecon tickets on sale now

Friday, 12 August 2011 07:16 GMT By Brenna Hillier

Get in quick with your Minecon ticket purchase, and you may score a sweet prize pack.

Tickets cost $99 in advance and $139 onsite. The first 500 ticket holders will be entered into a draw to win “The Ultimate Fan Experience” – accommodation during the event, VIP seating to keynotes and classes, and a private dinner with Mojang.

Minecraft, which has sold over three million copies and is still in totally arbitrary beta, will officially launch at Minecon on November 18 and 19 in Las Vegas.

The convention is set to feature various presentations including a keynote from creator Markus “Notch” Persson, a building competition, merchandise opportunities, cosplay, and exhibits.

Thanks, Joystiq.