Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Sunday September 14, 2014

$2.5 Billion Microsoft/Mojang Deal Announcement on Monday?

To all those of you who were worried that Microsoft buying out Minecraft would ruin the franchise and the deal might actually happen, you may now put that fear into overdrive. According to a Reuters report, Microsoft and Mojang will announce the acquisition for the price of $2.5 Billion dollars on Monday.

As for why, it's speculated that Microsoft might attempt to use Mojangآ—and Minecraft, specificallyآ—to drum up more interest in the Windows Phone platform.