Microsoft’s Acquisition of Mojang Studios and Minecraft is Officially Closed

on November 6, 2014 9:44 AM

Microsoft confirmed in a status update on Twitter today that their acquisition of Mojang Studios, and specifically of the Minecraft IP, has been officially closed:

Microsoft had previously announced the deal back in September, but this tweet confirms that all loose ends have been tied up and the business deal has been completely settled.

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