Minecraft has registered “almost” 300 million accounts, and we are talking about China alone.
This was announced at the event of the company NetEase, which publishes Minecraft in China. Analyst Niko Partners Daniel Ahmad in his Twitter noted that in this country the game is free on PC and mobile devices. Therefore, we are talking about sales, of course,is not.
If we talk about the world outside of China, the sales of Minecraft reached 180 million copies. It is known that the total monthly number of active users is 112 million (in October 2018 there were 90 million). Minecraft’s growth in China has been rapid. The game was released in the country in 2017 and reached 100 million downloads in less than a year. Over the next five months, another 50 million were added to that number, and as many more by may of this year.
According to new data, Minecraft has got another 100 million Chinese players in just six months.