Our favourite blocky game hit a giant milestone the other day, finally selling over 25 million copies of Minecraft desktop edition.
The Minecraft website features a live counter of every copy sold, now over a massive 25 million.
In January 2015 (2 years ago!), Minecraft Pocket Edition reached 30 million sales. This made it the most popular edition of Minecraft!
In June 2016, all versions of Minecraft reached a staggering 100 million sales.
The Java edition was first unleashed upon the internet in October 2011.
Since the beginning of 2016, Minecraft averaged over 53 thousand copies sold a day.