Released in 2011, Minecraft is a sandbox video game. It is created by Swedish game developer Markus Persson and later by Mojang. The game has received numerous awards. Social media, adaptations, merchandise and the MinCon convention, are the most significant reason behind the popularity of the game. By early 2018, more than 144 million copies of Minecraft have been sold, making it the second best-selling video games.
In Minecraft, you dig mines and build crafts, like different kinds of 3D blocks and all that in a vast world full of varying terrains and habitats to explore. You can go about your work like gathering materials and making tools. Rain and lightning storm is occasional. You can also farm or use animals you will tame. You may also need to fight for your survival in cases of hunger, danger and bad guys.
Multiplayer gameplay modes are also available in this game, which includes a survival mode, a creative mode, an adventure mode, a spectator mode and a hardcore mode. It is not just a mere game, but also helps children to build creativity. It teaches them some real-world skills and can play it anywhere they want. It is 100% kid friendly and is fun for the whole family.