Minecraft: Interesting Facts

Maisie Wharton


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Minecraft is a video game that was created by Markus Persson and released by Mojang in 2011. The game is a sandbox game that has no specific goals for the player to accomplish, allowing players a great deal of freedom in choosing how to play the game. However, there are basic gameplay elements that all players must learn in order to progress, such as mining, crafting, and combat.

Since its release, Minecraft has been one of the most popular video games in the world, with over 150 million copies sold as of 2021. It has also been praised by critics and has won a number of awards.

Interesting Facts About Minecraft

1. The game was originally called “Cave Game”.
2. Minecraft was initially released 10 years ago
3. The game was created by Markus Persson, also known as Notch. 
4. There are two different versions of the game, Creative and Survival. 
5. Minecraft has been taught at school.
6. It Is the biggest-selling video game of all time.
7. One day in Minecraft is 20 minutes in real-time

We hope you enjoyed reading these interesting facts about Minecraft! Let us know in the comments if you know any other interesting facts about the game.

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