No matter if you love this game or not, you must have heard the name of Minecraft somewhere. Why? It’s just because this game is very, very popular all over the world. Now, let’s check out some quick facts about Minecraft!
- How Many People Play Minecraft? According to Minecraft.net, there are 17,076,695 people have bought thePC/Mac version of the game (in 2014)
- Microsoft Bought Minecraft: In September 2014, Microsoft purchased Minecraft for $2.5 BILLION. That’s no chump change!
- Minecraft Was Originally Called “Cave Game”. The creator of Minecraft, Markus “Notch” Persson originally referred to the game as the “Cave Game.” The game was then named “Minecraft: Order of the Stone” – finally landed at just “Minecraft.”
- A School in Stockholm Requires Kids to Play Minecraft: A school in Stockholm has made headlines after introducing compulsory Minecraft lessons for 13-year-old students, with teachers hoping the Swedish computer game will encourage the children to develop their thinking. read more
- Enderman Sounds: The Enderman sounds are actually audio or words reversed and distorted.
- The number of 820 Hours, what does it mean? Well, walking to the end of a flat Minecraft world would take 820 hours.
- Minceraft in Opening Screen: Have you ever seen the opening screen say MINCERAFT rather than MINECRAFT? There is a 1 in 10,000 chance that you will see it!
- If Minecraft Were Real: If Minecraft were real (it’s not people) – 1 Minecraft block in real life would equal 1 meter cubed. That means the Minecraft world is bigger than some planets.
- Cows in Minecraft are Female, why? All cows in Minecraft are female, since they can all give out milk.