Minecraft Reaches 20M Sales Milestone

(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Big news for top game Minecraft: A record sales milestone has been reached. On Tuesday, Mojang developer Jens Bergensten predicted via his Twitter account that the popular titled had reached 20 million copies sold across all platforms.

The news arrived as Mojang also announced the PC version of the game had reached 9 million copies sold.

“About 10 hours ago, Minecraft (PC) hit 9,000,000 sold copies! Which should bring the total for all platforms to… 20 million?” tweeted Bergensten.

Mojang regularly tracks how many copies are purchased via a statistics section on Minecraft.net. Aside from the PC, the game is available on platforms including the Xbox 360 and mobile.