Following in the footsteps of the hit film The Lego Movie, Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to the popular video game Minecraft The game's creator Markus ‘Notch’ Persson broke the news via Twitter on Thursday Someone is trying leak the fact that we're working with Warner Brothers on a potential Minecraft Movie. Show More Summary
The Minecraft Movie is happening. It's happening right under our noses and there's nothing we can do about it... for better or for worse. The news came in fast and heavy after the creator of the game, Markus "Notch" Persson let loose...Show More Summary
According to Deadline, Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to the popular video game Minecraft from Swedish developer Mojang AB. A tweet from creator Markus “notch” Persson seems to corroborate this report. Roy Lee, a producer on The LEGO Movie, is set to produce with Jill Messick. The adaptation will allegedly be a live-action movie, [...]
Good news Minecraft fans! It seems that apart from invading a variety of platforms, the ever-popular Minecraft title will be made into a movie! This was confirmed by Minecraft’s creator himself, Markus “Notch” Persson on his Twitter account after there were rumors making their way around the a movie was being made. Show More Summary
I was about to act all gobsmacked and confused about the news that Warner Bros. was in talks with Markus ‘Notch’ Persson, but you know what? You had to see this coming. More »
Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson has revealed that a movie based on the wildly popular sandbox creation game may be headed to theaters at some point in the future. "Someone is trying leak the fact that we're working with Warner Brothers on a...
The big numbers keep coming for Mojang. Mojang founder Markus "Notch" Persson has announced that the PC version of Minecraft has racked up 100 million registered users.Click here to read the full article
Markus Persson, better known as "Notch," has put an early termination to the fan-funded Minecraft movie, "The Birth of Man."
Markus "Notch" Persson and Mojang are counting their millions, but that doesn't necessarily mean dollars in this instance. Well, indirectly it does. Notch revealed via Twitter recently that the PC version of Minecraft has recently passed the 14 million sales milestone. Show More Summary
Let's all hope this is a very unkind prank by Markus ?Notch? Persson, the original creator of Minecraft, but it's looking very unlikely. Anyway, to add some context to that bit of a anomalous sentence, ?Notch? took to Twitter to explain his thoughts about Minecraft coming to the Wii U... Show More Summary
I am not aware of any plans to release a Wii U version of Minecraft. — Markus Persson (@notch) December 27, 2013 I agree a Wii U version would make sense, btw. The only reason for no current plans is we've got too much work already. I — Markus Persson (@notch) December 27, 2013
Minecraft fanatics will want to read this Minecraft: The Unlikely Tale of Markus “Notch” Persson book to get all of the details on just how the creator created the game that became a sensation. Spoiler alert. He started out as a bored computer programmer and now he is a multi-millionaire. Who says the American dream […]
And I beat A Link Between Worlds on the flight here. Loved it. — Markus Persson (@notch) December 9, 2013
Back in 2010, when Minecraft was first starting to take off, Valve flew out Markus "Notch" Persson to its headquarters for "a cup of coffee." In an excerpt of the English translation of Daniel Goldberg's Minecraft: The Unlikely TaleShow More Summary
Most people that are even remotely interested in the videogames industry would figuratively kill (maybe literally!) for a shot at interviewing at Valve, let alone securing a job there. Markus Persson, better known to the gaming community...Show More Summary
Minecraft creator wanted "to create a Valve, rather than work at Valve". Markus 'Notch' Persson has revealed that he turned down a job offer from Valve while he was working on Minecraft.Click here to read the full article
The wildly popular game "Minecraft" is a lot like its creator, Markus "Notch" Persson: modest in style and origin and apparently still true to its roots despite phenomenal success. In their new book just published in the U.S., authors...Show More Summary
Swedish game programmer and designer Markus Persson, known simply as "Notch," stopped by "The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson" for his very first talk show appearance.
Markus "Notch" Persson, the creator of Minecraft and all-around high-profile indie game developer, guest starred on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson last night. The two gents talked about the games Notch plays - apparently he's into everything, but he really enjoys Grand Theft Auto - and the "games" Ferguson plays, such as Mario Kart. Show More Summary
(Credit: BAFTA) Markus Persson, known also by the online handle "Notch," is an indie game success story like no other. Not only did he create Minecraft, one of the most popular independent titles in gaming history with more than 33 million units shipped worldwide, but he also released it to the general public and then walked away. Show More Summary