Sellouts? Mojang and PewDiePie Sign Separate Deals

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minecraftIn case you may have missed it, the once rumored Microsoft acquisition of Mojang has been confirmed. Don’t worry if you play Minecraft on non-Microsoft platforms as representatives have promised the game will still be published on other platforms. Nothing was said about possible exclusives though.

What you won’t see is some of the Mojang top brass working for Microsoft. Notch and a few others have announced that they are leaving the studio. Must be nice to walk with all that money in your hand.

pewdiepieIn a smaller, less detailed deal Internet star PewDiePie will be air his “BroKen” podcast on MLG.tv. This gives MLG.tv first access to PewDiePie’s podcat before it airs anywhere else. No financials for this deal were mentioned but just add another pile of money beside the $4 million he allegedly makes from YouTube.

What does this all mean? Is there…

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