The World of Minecraft

The World of Minecraft

About the Book

Uncover the history of one of the most influential games of all time in The World of Minecraft. Explore how the critically acclaimed game evolved from a one-person project in 2009 to the global gaming phenomenon it is today.

The World of Minecraft is the definitive account of the game’s history, combining exclusive interviews from the Mojang studio and recollections from long-standing members of the gaming community. Read the stories behind mods like Feed The Beast, the growth of community-defining servers like Hypixel, and YouTube channels like The Yogscast, plus a personal account from Lydia Winters on the creation of Alex, the impact of Minecraft charity Block by Block, the origin of the phantom, and many more insights.

This must-have collector’s item includes a foreword from chief creative officer Jens “Jeb” Bergensten and an afterword from vanilla Minecraft game director Agnes Larsson, plus original concept art, beautifully detailed renders, and previously unseen archive materials that illustrate how the game has developed over its first fifteen years. Journey back into past eras of the game and look to the future in this comprehensive chronicle of Minecraft’s story.
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Minecraft Series

Minecraft: Journey to the Ancient City
Minecraft: Mega Bite-Size Builds (Over 20 Incredible Mini Projects)
The World of Minecraft
Minecraft: Zombies Unleashed!
Minecraft: The Tournament
The Crafter's Kitchen: An Official Minecraft Cookbook for Young Chefs and Their Families
Minecraft: Beginner's Guide
Minecraft: The Outsider
Minecraft: The Village
Minecraft: Mobspotter's Encyclopedia
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