Minecraft is a juggernaut that is showing no signs of slowing down. Microsoft at this point must have turned the $2.5 billion acquisition into a nice profit.
Yep, at the moment they bought it seemed like it had already reached market saturation so it was a bet of merchandise sales or that the sequel would generate as much sales. But it really kept selling and may really have paid back.
Revenue from the sales of the game, merchandise and the marketplace on Bedrock Edition has to bring in a ton of money every single month.
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