It’s official: Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition has has broken all previous Xbox LIVE Arcade digital sales records, selling more than any other title in the first 24 hours on Xbox LIVE Arcade. I just looked at the leaderboards and there are over 400,000 people playing…so that will give you an idea at how well it is doing.
Congrats to 4J Studios, Mojang and Microsoft Studios for all the great work.
Update Monday, May 14th: In less than one week on the market, Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition has sold more than 1,000,000 units globally .
A few other fun facts about Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition that I though you’d like:
- Total Online Hours: 5.2M
- Multiplayer sessions: 4M
- Total Multiplayer gaming hours: 2.4M