Markus Alexej Persson (Swedish: [ˈmǎrkɵs ˈpæ̌ːʂɔn] ; born 1 June 1979), also known as Notch, is a Swedish video game programmer and designer. He is best known for creating the sandbox video game Minecraft and for founding the video game company Mojang in 2009.
Mar 20, 2023 · Markus "Notch" Persson made his fortune selling the rights to his game Minecraft to Microsoft. In September 2014, after selling 15 million copies of Minecraft across gaming consoles, Persson...
Apr 21, 2015 · Name: Markus Persson Birth Year: 1979 Birth date: June 1, 1979 Birth City: Stockholm Birth Country: Sweden Gender: Male Best Known For: Markus Persson is a Swedish video game programmer and...
Aug 6, 2009 · notch. @notch. ·. Feb 16. By the time two people have won a lottery (and keep playing), there are now more people who have won than you. How often do you hear of someone winning multiple times? You're WAY less likely to win, considering there are a lot of winners. I'd do the actual math, but math. 34.
- August 2009
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Markus Alexej Persson, more commonly known under the alias Notch, is the creator of Minecraft and one of the founders of Mojang Studios. Persson started programming at the age of seven, using his father's Commodore 128. He produced his first game (a text-adventure) at the age of eight, with the...
- June 1, 1979 (age 43) 
- Game developer
- 28 min
Nov 7, 2013 · We talk with Persson about his favorite player creations and the current direction of the game industry. Two years after the sandbox indie game went public, its creator is now an industry celebrity.
Markus Persson Biography (Swedish Video Game Programmer and Designer Known for Creating the Sandbox Video Game ‘Minecraft’) Birthday:June 1, 1979(Gemini) Born In:Stockholm, Sweden Advanced Search He is often referred to as the first superstar computer games developer.