References to Minecraft's creator Markus "Notch" Persson were removed from the game as part of the latest update.
Originally discovered by Twitter user @decrepitlab and subsequently confirmed by PC Gamer, the update has removed two quotes referring to Persson, which normally appear on the home screen of the game. Previously "Made by Notch!" and "The work of Notch!" would be among the messages that might appear; The update has this seemingly with new quotes like "Do not worry, be happy!" replaced. and "go to the dentist."
Microsoft has not yet confirmed why these changes were made, although the general consensus suggests that it is likely within a step to remove the family-friendly name of the game from Persson as far as possible. Since the sale of developer Mojang and all Minecraft property rights to Microsoft in 201
Despite these changes, Persson continues to be the creator of the game.