Mojang announced via its website that it is now offering prepaid game cards for its hit game Minecraft at various retailers. Now players can buy the cards for $26.95, the same price as downloading Minecraft online. For now the cards are available at Walmart, Target, and Best Buy, and they are only available in the United States. Find out more about them at Minecraft.net.
On a related note, 4J Studios, the developers of the Xbox Live Arcade version of Minecraft, revealed via Twitter that the game has sold 4 million copies on that platform to date.
"Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition has passed 4 million sales! Incredible number, thanks to you all!," the company wrote.