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03.04.15
Microsoft bought 'Minecraft' after a single tweet by its creator
03.04.15

Microsoft bought 'Minecraft' after a single tweet by its creator

We're only halfway through the decade, but it's already obvious that Minecraft is the biggest game...

By D. Cooper,   03.04.15
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12.23.14
Notch's $70 million LA mansion recreated in Minecraft
12.23.14

Notch's $70 million LA mansion recreated in Minecraft

As soon as it was known that Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson had bought a $70 million meg...

By N. Summers,   12.23.14
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12.18.14
'Minecraft' success helps its creator buy a $70 million mansion
12.18.14

'Minecraft' success helps its creator buy a $70 million mansion

It can be difficult for us commoners to fathom just how much money a billion is. So, if you need t...

By M. Moon,   12.18.14
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09.15.14
Microsoft buys Minecraft studio Mojang, but promises to continue iOS, Mac development
09.15.14

Microsoft buys Minecraft studio Mojang, but promises to continue iOS, Mac development

Everyone's favorite sandbox game, Minecraft, is now officially owned by Microsoft thanks to a $2.5...

By Mike Wehner,   09.15.14
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09.15.14
Microsoft is buying 'Minecraft' and its development studio for $2.5 billion
09.15.14

Microsoft is buying 'Minecraft' and its development studio for $2.5 billion

Microsoft confirmed this morning that it's buying massively popular game Minecraft and the studio...

By B. Gilbert,   09.15.14
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09.15.14
Microsoft confirms acquisition of Minecraft studio Mojang
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09.15.14

Microsoft confirms acquisition of Minecraft studio Mojang

Microsoft announced it's bought Minecraft studio Mojang for a deal worth $2.5 billion. The buyout w...

By Sinan Kubba,   09.15.14
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09.10.14
Bloomberg: Mojang's Notch 'unlikely' to stay on after MS buyout
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09.10.14

Bloomberg: Mojang's Notch 'unlikely' to stay on after MS buyout

If Microsoft's reported attempt to buy Mojang is successful, a Bloomberg source says founder and ow...

By Sinan Kubba,   09.10.14
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09.09.14
Report: Microsoft may buy Minecraft studio Mojang
09.09.14

Report: Microsoft may buy Minecraft studio Mojang

Microsoft is in serious discussions to buy Mojang, the independent Swedish studio responsible for M...

By J. Conditt,   09.09.14
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08.18.14
'Minecraft' might actually come to virtual reality after all
08.18.14

'Minecraft' might actually come to virtual reality after all

Earlier this year when the Facebook purchase of Oculus VR went down, there were more than a few de...

By T. Seppala,   08.18.14
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