Join us! Nintendo Enthusiast Forums
dark        

Mojang still making buttloads of money from Minecraft

0

$128 million in 2012

Buttload. It's totally a phrase. 

Mojang, the makers of the runaway hit Minecraft, doubled their net income in 2013 according to The Wall Street Journal. They made $128 million last year, and revenue wise they saw 38% from the PC version, the console versions pulled in 30%, and around 25% came from the mobile version. 

Minecraft is five years old now, and it doesn't look like things are slowing down anytime soon for the studio. “Usually with games, you would start to expect a decline after the first year since launch,” Mojang Chief Executive Carl Manneh stated. “That’s never really happened for us.”

‘Minecraft’ Maker’s Profit Soars [The Wall Street Journal]

You are logged out. Login | Sign up

 
 

 

TwitterRedditEmailFacebook
 
Hamza CTZ Aziz
Hamza CTZ AzizShark   gamer profile


 


 


Also on destructoid: Minecraft   (147)   From our database:

  • Is your cat cute enough to be in Minecraft? - Brett Makedonski
  • Minecraft boss has no interest in a sequel - Chris Carter
  • Minecraft still has 91 million monthly active players, beating out Fortnite - Chris Carter
  • Minecraft gets cross-play and achievements on Nintendo Switch this June - Jordan Devore
  • Minecraft's 'Aquatic' update will be the final one for last-gen systems - Peter Glagowski
  • Noctis and pals are heading to Minecraft with a Final Fantasy XV skin pack - Dan Roemer
  • Minecraft Switch interfaces with Microsoft's achievement system - Chris Carter
  • Minecraft on Switch and Wii U gets some Microsoft skin packs - Peter Glagowski
  • Minecraft's Aquatic update will overhaul oceans, adds new weapon and mob - Chris Carter
  • More related stories
    Filed under... #minecraft #mojang #notch #open world #PC #ps3 #psn #Sales #xbox 360 #Xbox live arcade

    READER COMMENTS LOADING BELOW...


    LET'S KEEP THE COMMUNITY GREAT


    You're not expected to always agree, but do please keep cool and never make it personal. Report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community team. Also, on the right side of a comment you can flag nasty comments anonymously (we ban users dishing bad karma). For everything else, contact us!



     
     
  •