Minecraft was created over 11 years ago as a humble game about placing blocks and going on adventures
Today, with over 132 million unique players engaged across all platforms and over 211 million copies sold worldwide, Minecraft is the best-selling video game in history. Minecraft has evolved from its foundation as a game into an entertainment franchise, delivering boundless play and infinite possibilities across generations around the globe. The Minecraft franchise continues to reach new audiences through an ever-expanding line of games, game updates, consumer products, Minecraft marketplace content and of course the amazing creations by its vibrant community. Every month over one million students and educators use Minecraft Education Edition.