Minecraft sales reach 12 million

Tuesday, 3rd September 2013 00:32 GMT By Brenna Hillier

The primary version of Minecraft has now sold over 12 million copies according to the official site’s counter, as noticed by Kotaku today.

Sales of the Xbox Live and mobile version are not reported live, but at last report had totted up 8 million and 10 million respectively, bringing its total franchise sales to 20 million at least.

PlayStation 3, PS4 and Vita versions were announced recently, too.



  1. monkeygourmet

    Notch will never make another game…

    #1 1 year ago
  2. TheWulf


    He already has, though. Scrolls!

    #2 1 year ago
  3. Brenna Hillier

    @1 @2 Mojang developed Scrolls but it isn’t one of Notch’s projects; Jakob Porsér is the man behind it. But Notch has made other games – lots of small ones. It looks like that’s what he wants to keep doing.

    #3 1 year ago
  4. tenthousandgothsonacid

    Errr 8+12+10=30 million total sales (not 20)

    #4 1 year ago

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