Microsoft Buys Minecraft for $2.5 Billion

Like it or not Minecrafters, this is really happening. Microsoft announced today that it has reached a deal to buy Mojang, the maker of Minecraft, for $2.5 billion. The deal will be finalized later this year. It’s an open question as to how this purchase will affect Minecraft, but at least Microsoft promised not to […]

Microsoft Buying Minecraft, Reports Say

Say it ain’t so, Notch! Unfortunately, these reports are coming from outlets like The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times, so it seems likely there’s something to them. They say Microsoft will buy Mojang, the maker of Minecraft, for $2 billion. According to a Bloomberg report, Minecraft creator Markus “Notch” Persson reached out […]

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