Minecraft is truly the little game that could. As the game moves forward it has accumulated 8 million units sold on the PC alone according to the tweet from Markus Persson.

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When you add in the downloads of the XBLA version (approx 4 millions downloads)  of the game, Minecraft is in the top 50 best selling games ever. Congratulations are certainly in order.

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