Created by Marcus Persson and first released to the public on the 19th May 2009, it has had many updates due to the feedback from it’s dedicated fan base. Over 16 million people have registered their details on the Minecraft official website and over four million customers have purchased a full edition of the game. The master edition will go live this friday at a special Minecraftcon event in Las Vegas. There will be a personal appearance from creator, Marcus Persson, who will launch the master edition at the event.
Via Develop Online