Hi everyone, this is Derrick from Serious Game Research.
Today, Microsoft revealed that gamers all over the world have played the equivalent to 100,000 years, or 1 billion hours of Minecraft, for Xbox360.
Minecraft has sold over 6 million units which equates to 120 million dollars since its launch.
Both game sales and playing time are likely to increase even further, as a disk based Minecraft is going to be released in the US to retailers in early May, this will be followed by a release in Asia, Australia, and Europe.
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