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Author Goldberg, Daniel, 1982-

Uniform Title Minecraft. English
Title Minecraft : the unlikely tale of Markus "Notch" Persson and the game that changed everything / Daniel Goldberg & Linus Larsson ; translation by Jennifer Hawkins.

Imprint New York : Seven Stories, [2015]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  794.8 Goldberg    ---  Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description 319 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 19 cm.
Note Translation of: Minecraft: Block, Pixlar Och Att Gora Sig En Hacka.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-314).
Contents Three, two, one... -- For beginners -- "Do you want me to feel sorry for you or something?" -- Games worth billions -- "They just don't get it" -- Macho men with big guns -- "This is way too much fun. I built a bridge." -- The hedonic hot spot of the brain -- "Yes, you should play this game" -- The squid situation -- A dilemma concerning house cats -- Too many for two pizzas -- More than a game -- Becoming a Lego -- "You did it, Markus. You really did it."-- Back to the boys' room -- Back again on a different stage -- Even wrose than ER --Exit.
Summary Relates the story of the creation of the computer game "Minecraft" and the Swedish programmer who created it, Markus "Notch" Persson, as well as how the game changed the world of computer gaming.
Audience Adult Follett School Solutions.
Subject Persson, Markus, 1979-
Minecraft (Game)
Computer programmers.
Computer games.
Computer games -- Design.
Added Author Larsson, Linus.
Hawkins, Jennifer (Translator), tr.
ISBN 9781609805753

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