PAX Prime 2012 – After Notch: The New Minecraft Team


What would you do if you suddenly had developmental control over a ridiculously popular game? In the past two years, Minecraft has turned the indie world upside down. But what happens when the lead developer, Markus “Notch” Persson turns the development over. Listen to Jens Bergensten walk you through the game development process which even involved hiring community developers (aka the Bukkit team). Learn about the trials and triumphs they’ve encountered along the way and where Minecraft is headed in the future.

Moderator: Lydia Winters [Chief Storyteller, Instagram]

Panelists: Jens Bergensten [Chief Creative Officer, Twitter], Nathan Adams [Technical Director, Twitter], Warren Loo [Game Developer, Profile], Erik Broes [Game Developer, Profile]

Source: Michael Richardson

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