Indie hit passes another significant milestone...
Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition tops 3 million sales. Markus 'Notch' Persson is, of course, pretty happy.
According to franchise creator Markus 'Notch' Persson, Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition has surpassed three million sales.
This port of the original PC indie game was developed by 4J Studios, who also handled other Xbox Live Arcade ports like Perfect Dark, Banjo-Kazooie, and Banjo-Tooie.It's another impressive milestone smashed by console version of the title, which broke previous XBLA sales records by selling more than any other title in the first 24 hours of availability on the digital platform. It went on to sell over a million copies in less than a week.
Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition currently retails for $20.
NEWS SOURCE #1: Minecraft tops 3 million sales on XBLA (via) CVG
NEWS SOURCE #2: Minecraft Xbox 360 sells 3 million (via) GameSpot
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