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
After Markus "Notch" Persson's development and eventual cancellation of 0x10c, it sounds as if he'd just as well stick to smaller-scale games. "I think when it comes to game development I would prefer it if we did it in more the style...Show More Summary
On November 7, Markus "Notch" Persson, will make a guest appearance on the talk show The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. According to Kotaku's Stephen Totilo, Notch will be on the late-night show to discuss his experiences with Minecraft,...Show More Summary
Hold on to your fedoras, everyone - Markus Persson, better known as "Notch" and even better known as "the creator of Minecraft," is making his talk show debut on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson on Thursday, November 7. This isn't...Show More Summary
Late Notch. On November 7, Markus Persson, the man behind Minecraft, will do something few indie developers have had a chance to do: go on a late night talk show. Notch will be on Craig Ferguson's Late Late Show, which airs on CBS from 12:37AM-1:37AM. Congrats! Read more...
How Markus "Notch" Persson took inspiration from games like Dwarf Fortress and Infiniminer to create the unlikely smash hit Minecraft.
You may recall a couple years ago that when Mojang was facing a trademark battle from Bethesda over the word "scrolls" in a video game title, Mojang's Notch (aka Markus Persson) offered to settle the dispute via a Quake 3 match, rather than in a courtroom. Show More Summary
Markus Persson doesn't want to become 'another under delivering visionary game designer' (but he does want to play the fan-made Project Trillek) Minecraft creator Markus 'Notch' Persson isn't working on his sandbox sci-fi game 0x10c any more, but he's looking forward to seeing how the fan-made Project Trillek version turns out. Show More Summary
After a year of hype, Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson is abandoning his latest project, 0x10c. But the game may be saved in the hands of fans.
Markus "Notch" Persson, creator of the legendarily successful Minecraft, has shelved his spaceship management/space exploration/space-y stuff game 0x10c, but a group of dedicated fans wants to bring it back... kind of. 0x10c was putShow More Summary
After suffering a "creative block" with development of his 0x10c project, Markus "Notch" Persson has definitively killed the idea, saying he has "no future aspirations" for it. The keenly anticipated game involved space travelers who wake up after an eons-long hypersleep and have to deal with enemies and other problems aboard their spaceship. Show More Summary
Persson says he has "no future aspirations" for project. Minecraft creator Markus Persson has cancelled his next project, 0x10c, following more than a year of development.Click here to read the full article Related Stories Gamescom 2013:...Show More Summary
0x10c (often pronounced "ten to the c") was for a time the next big thing from Mojang and Markus "Notch" Persson, creator of Minecraft. It was to be a sprawling sandbox space adventure, but Persson put the project on hold back in April, citing creative difficulties, and then this week said he'd shelved it altogether. Read more...
Markus “Notch” Persson, the creator of the video game phenomenon Minecraft, which has sold close to 20 million copies across PC and Xbox 360, likes to experiment with new game concepts. His latest project is a zombie shooter called Shambles, a game he made in... Read More
Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson has released a new free browser-based score-attack zombie first-person shooter entitled Shambles. It was originally made for 7DFPS, a game jam where creators were tasked with making a first-person shooter in seven days. Show More Summary
Minecraft creator Markus Persson (aka Notch) participated in this year's 7DFPS developer challenge, a week-long game jam centered around first-person shooters. Persson's entry is Shambles, a Unity-based shooter that drops players inShow More Summary
Every week, a new and interesting human being tackles our decidedly geeky take on the Proustian Q&A. This is the Engadget Questionnaire. In a brand new installment of our weekly smattering of questions, Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson offers his take on high-precision nerdery and the evolution of nature's most intuitive interface. Show More Summary