He outbid Beyoncé and Jay-Z.
Bay And Jay's "Would Have Been House" Is Worth More Money Than 583 Of The People Who Paid $80 Per Seat For Their Concert.
Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson found an impressive way to spend the money he earned from the game. Click To Continue Reading
Swedish video game programmer Markus Persson, best known as the creator of Minecraft, is the proud new owner of an incredible home in Beverly Hills. According to Curbed LA, Persson purchased the 23,000-square-foot mansion for a jawdropping $70 million. Show More Summary
So,awhilebackMicrosoftboughtMinecraft developerMojangforaneye-bulging$2.5billion,butMinecraftcreatorMarkus“Notch”Perssonhasn’tlethissuddenincrediblewealthchangehim,right?He’sstillthesamehumble,Swedishneckbeardhealwayswas?Haha,noooooShow More Summary
Markus "Notch" Person's $70 million mansion includes a candy room.
The creator of Minecraft, Markus Persson, just bought an amazing house in Beverly Hills. The eight-bedroom mansion sold for $70 million. Persson outbid Jay-Z for it. He sold his company to Microsoft for $2.5 billion in September. The...Show More Summary
Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson has outbid artists Jay-Z and Beyonce to purchase a $70 million mansion in Beverly Hills.
Ever since Markus ‘Notch’ Persson sold Minecraft to Microsoft, he’s been pretty low key. Until today, when news broke that he outbid Jay-Z and Beyonce to buy a goddamn $70 million house in Beverly Hills. More »
The price tag is the highest ever paid for a home in Beverly Hills.
Alright, so this is probably the first (and likely the last) time we'll ever post about celebrity news but this just scrolled across my RSS feeds and the TouchArcade water cooler chat agreed it was just too ridiculous to not share here. Everyone knows Minecraft is the biggest thing ever, but it's hard to really
Making pixelated games pays well.
WHAT THE… No part of this story makes any sense, but we'll tell it to you anyway: back in August, a completely ridiculous spec megamansion hit the market in Beverly Hills asking $85 million—it's outfitted with a candy room,...
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