Developer taking extra measure to clamp down on coin cheats.
Creator didn't want 'responsibility of owning a company of such global significance'.
Has the power to unite people and reach new gamers across multiple platforms, says Xbox boss Phil Spencer.
Notch and fellow founders Carl and Jakob are leaving to work on other projects.
Microsoft still to provide an update on Xbox One sales figures, despite console being on a "positive trajectory".
Obscure side-scroller to cost £9.99, releases next Wednesday.
And - bizarrely - Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain is third favourite.
Notch could leave once deal is completed, report claims.
6 DLC packs confirmed as Warner Bros. details LEGO Batman Season Pass.
PopCap continues to be a core studio in EA's mobile efforts.
The first PC exclusive No.1 since Guild Wars 2 over two years ago.
Run Sackboy! Run! is a free-to-play, platform-survival game from Sony Xdev Europe.