What is Minecraft?
Minecraft is a multi-platform virtual construction video game widely played and loved by many people. In it Minecraft is a game about placing blocks and looking into adventure. Players can explore randomly generated worlds and interact with a wide range of characters.
For anyone not familiar with the concept of this game, the basic premise is that you are transported to a world filled with natural resources and you can collect them and combine them in various ways to Create different products from clothing to construction materials, tools, weapons and more.
Up to now, Minecraft has sold nearly 200 million copies and has about 112 million players each month, which means that about 1.5% of the world’s population is immersed in the world of blocks every month. Not stopping there, the estimated statistics may increase even more when the version supporting Ray-Tracing technology and Minecraft Earth is about to be released.
We cannot deny that this game is having a huge impact, spreading globally every day. Eight years have passed, Minecraft has changed itself, created a series of versions or valuable upgrades to catch up with the trend of the community, transforming itself into a giant of the gaming industry.
However, this is the important thing, Minecraft never intended to be born to become something big or great in entertainment culture. The game is simply to satisfy the passion of programmer Markus “Notch” Persson only. Currently, Minecraft is slowly growing but its father, Notch, is immersed in the loneliness of money.
And that’s not the only interesting thing about this game, I will list you a few interesting things about Minecraft, the game currently 1.5% of the population is experiencing each month.