By Daniel Goldberg, Linus Larsson
A unique and in-depth examine the author of Minecraft, Markus "Notch" Persson, and his upward thrust from unknown desktop programmer to rich person overseas gaming icon. Minecraft, the "virtual Lego" video game Markus crafted in his loose time, has turn into essentially the most said actions considering Tetris. pointed out by way of hundreds of thousands of individuals, in fact. It is the tale of not likely luck, speedy funds, and the ability of electronic know-how to rattle an empire. And it's approximately production, exclusion, and the sensation of now not becoming in.
Here Markus opens up for the 1st time approximately his existence. approximately his outdated Lego-filled table in school. concerning the first laptop his father introduced domestic at some point. but additionally approximately growing to be up in a relations marked by way of drug abuse and conflict. But principally it's the tale of the tremendous line among seeming misfit and inventive madman, and the start of a tech visionary.
Minecraft: The not likely story of Markus "Notch" Persson and the sport that modified Everything is a Cinderella tale for the web age.