Mojang's popular world building game franchise Minecraft had a wonderful Christmas / holiday season, according to tweets from company co-founder and Minecraft creator Markus 'Notch' Persson. According to Notch, the company sold 453,000 copies of the game across all platforms during the Christmas season.
"Across all platforms, Minecraft sold 453k copies on dec 24! Wowzers! <3," he tweeted.
He corrected himself in a follow-up tweet shortly thereafter: