Minecraft Sales Top 100M Units Worldwide - NewsWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 02 June 2016 / 8,831 Views
Mojang has announced Minecraft has hit a huge milestone, over 100 million units have been sold worldwide.
At the time of the announcement the game has sold more than 106 million units and has sold over 53,000 units a day in 2016 alone. Even four units were sold in Antarctica.
View the breakdown of sales by platform in each region below:
"We’d like to offer our heartfelt thanks to every one of you who’s bought Minecraft over the past few years, no matter which platform you play on," said Mojang's Owen Hill. "We’re constantly in awe of our community and the amazing things you achieve together. You really are the best."
There are more than 40 million active monthly users playing Minecraft.
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