Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Breaks XBLA Record

Gamertag Radio writes: "Microsoft today announced that Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition, the console adaptation of the hugely popular PC game developed by Mojang, has broken all previous digital sales records, selling more than any other title in the first 24 hours on Xbox LIVE Arcade."

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Paradicia1987d ago

XBLA is on fire as of late. Trials breaking records, now this.

It's good to be a gamer.

ChunkyLover531987d ago

This is coming off the old record which Trials just broke. This is fantastic news. I am really enjoying this game, congrats to everyone involved.

Convas1987d ago (Edited 1987d ago )

Good to hear. The game is great for what it's doing on the 360.

Proud to be a PC ($13) and 360 ($15) owner of Minecraft. Just under $30 for such amazing experiences? Incredible value if you ask me.

It really has been a good year for XBLA though. Fez, Alan Wake's American Nightmare, and Minecraft: 360 Edition have all be great experiences!

Edit: I was deceived. The above weren't good experiences at all. I'm sorry N4G x( LOL

Jason1431987d ago

so bored. been playing minecraft since day 1. pc is the go to here folks with hd texture mods and all the other stuff available. great for 360 adapters but consoles need user created content to make these gems shine

GraveLord1987d ago

Can't wait for the PSN version.
(You're fooling yourself if you think this will stay exclusive to XBLA)

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Cueil1987d ago

unless Microsoft cut a huge deal and that's what they are funding their new game with