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Minecraft, the story of Mojang to release on 22 December

Minecraft is an exceptional game for various reasons; it’s a catalyst for player expression and creativity, it changed the way we think about video games and it was created by one man only. Markus "Notch" Perssons resembles achieving the impossible and the success of the Indie movement. Through Minecraft he proved that gamers have a fascination with simplistic beauty and the power of creation.

Notch used his earnings from Minecraft to establish his own development house, Mojang. 2 Player Productions made a documentary about his extraordinary journey and what it means to create, release, and play games in the twenty-first century. On Saturday, December 22, XBOX Live will be airing Minecraft: The Story of Mojang.


“For the first time, viewers will be given an in-depth look at both the triumphs and the challenges faced by a studio during their first year in existence. 2 Player will analyze the unprecedented success of Minecraft, gain insight into its impact from journalists and industry professionals, and meet the fans whose lives have been changed by the game.”

Source: 2 Player Productions

MWEB GameZone Minecraft servers

You can rent your own Minecraft server from as little as about R100 per month (site is priced in GBP, so an 8 slot server is £8 per month). Discounts are given for 3 month (10%), 6 month (15%) and 12 month (20%) rental periods.

The Minecraft servers include:

  • Solid State Disks (SSD)
  • FTP Access
  • Low RAM prices
  • Bukkit Support
  • 24/7 Support

But as a Verimark ad goes "That's not all" - If you rent a Minecraft server from Multiplay, you can also get a free Mumble up to game server slots, thereafter 50% Off for additional slots. If you want Ventrilo, you can get 50% Off or TeamSpeak 2, grab a 50% Off (including 25% Free slotSCALE slots).

For a taste of what’s to come, check out the official release trailer for Minecraft: The Story of Mojang.


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