Markus Persson, inventor of Minecraft
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Minecraft inventor: 'It's more about creating and exploring than fighting'

Microsoft has bought Mojang, the Swedish firm behind the popular video game Minecraft, for $2.5bn (£1.5bn).

The game's inventor, Markus Persson, spoke to BBC Breakfast in 2012 about his creation.

First broadcast 17 March 2012

  • 15 Sep 2014
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