Tuesday, September 16

Microsoft pays $2.5 billion for Minecraft maker Mojang

Microsoft going to acquire the main developer of the game call "Minecraft", that is a long-running hit game. This lego-style game released 2009 and so far 100 million users are downloaded to their PC. It is the top paid app for apple iOS and android operating system in United State.

This deal is expected to close in late 2014 and this deal is worth $2.5 billion. Microsoft expects the acquisition to be break-even in fiscal 2015. 

This acquisition going to change Microsoft gaming development and it will help to expand the Microsoft gaming division.  

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