Mojang is leaving no stone unturned in its efforts to wipe browser-based ‘clone’ Eaglercraft off the Internet. In addition to pursuing hosting services, Discord, and GitHub repositories, Mojang is also asking Google to disappear Eaglercraft from search results. While the original developer appears to have thrown in the towel, for now at least, others show no sign of stopping.
Minecraft is unquestionably one of the most iconic and recognizable videogames of recent times.
The game was originally created by Markus “Notch” Persson, the founder of Mojang Studios, which continues to develop the software today.
In the years following its initial release in 2011, Minecraft captured a truly massive audience. With hundreds of millions of copies sold, it’s also the best-selling video game in history, a reign that looks set to continue.
Success has transformed Mojang into a multi-billion dollar company that, through Xbox Game Studios, is now ultimately owned by…