Minecraft is one of the most popular games of this decade, having been around since 2009. It is not like most games in the market and Minecraft videos have created a true cult! Most games of this genre are linear, but you can create complex designs using Minecraft.
What makes this game one of the cult classics is that this is an indie game and was made without a big budget. The makers also did not spend a great deal on marketing campaigns. Yet this game became an instant hit because it could strike a chord with the majority of the gaming community.
As of today, the Minecraft game has sold more than 20 million copies on PC and over 35 million copies across all available platforms. Within 24 hours of its launch for the Xbox360, it became profitable, it broke all the Xbox records as it had more than 400,000 active players online.