Minecraft is an adventure video game that’s attracted immense worldwide popularity since its release in 2011. Created by Markus Persson, Swedish Video game developer, and Mojang, it lets players mine the blocks and then craft them the way they like. In a 3D world, every player demonstrates great creativity as they explore, gather resources, craft the cubes and then combat. Multiple game modes and multi-player versions are available. As of mid-2018, it boasts of more than 91 million active monthly players. It is widely regarded as one of the most popular video games ever, having sold over 177 million copies worldwide across platforms and devices.