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Author Keppeler, Jill, author.
Title The inventors of Minecraft : Markus "Notch" Persson and his coding team / Jill Keppeler.
Pub Info New York : PowerKids Press, [2018]
©2018
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book jacket
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 Bourne-Children's Room  J BIOGRAPHY Persson     AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Descript 32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Breakout biographies
Breakout biographies.
Note Accelerated Reader MG 5.5 0.5 0.5 192066
Includes webography.
Includes index.
Contents The story of a game -- Who is Notch? -- Creating Minecraft -- Mojang -- Building a team -- Block by block -- Beginning of the end -- The sale -- Moving on.
Summary In 2009, a deceptively simple block-based sandbox game first began appearing on computers. Now, eight years later, Minecraft is one of the best-selling games of all time. But how did this worldwide phenomenon come to be? Readers will learn about the game's creator, programmer Markus "Notch "Persson; Mojang, the company he founded to help make it a reality; and the team of people who've helped it reach its current popularity. Intriguing details, an in-depth timeline, and full-color photos will enthrall gaming enthusiasts eager to learn about the people that have broken the computer programming mold to create their favorite pastime.
Subject Persson, Markus, 1979-
Persson, Markus, 1979-
Computer programmers -- Sweden -- Juvenile literature.
Minecraft (Game) -- Juvenile literature.
Minecraft (Game)
Computer programmers.
Alt Title Markus "Notch" Persson and his coding team
ISBN 9781508160625 (Paperback Book)
1508160627 (Paperback Book)
9781508160649 (Library Bound Book)
1508160643 (Library Bound Book)