Markus 'Notch' Persson is very pleased.
Minecraft on PC has now sold over eight million copies, creator Markus 'Notch' Persson has announced.
"The PC version of Minecraft just passed 8 million sales! My face is making grinning sounds, so I assume it's grinning!" Tweeted Notch.
It was only back in August when the game reached the seven million milestone.
In addition, the Xbox 360 edition has sold four million copies.