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Microsoft-owned Mojang to hold massive convention for Minecraft fans in London

minecraft123Fans of Minecraft everywhere in the world simply discovered what they’re doing for summer season trip.

Minecraft developer Mojang announced that it’s going to be holding the following version of its Minecon fan convention in London July 4-5 this yr. The information comes after Minecon took a year-long hiatus throughout 2014. Microsoft acquired Mojang last year for $2.5 billion.

Mojang will promote 10,000 tickets to the convention in two batches of 5,000 tickets every someday later this month. That’s up from the 7,500 Minecon tickets the corporate bought in 2013. It’s additionally excellent news for Microsoft, because it reveals continued confidence in and engagement with the colourful Minecraft group that got here with the acquisition.

The convention’s agenda hasn’t been revealed but, nevertheless it may include some surprises: Minecraft was part of Microsoft’s private demonstration of its HoloLens augmented reality hardware final month.

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