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Minecraft billionaire is not a happy billionaire!

Minecraft creator – Markus Persson a billionaire, with a personal net worth of about $1.3 billion according to Forbes doesnâ€t seem to be happy about being a billionaire.

Minecraft creator – Markus Persson a billionaire, with a personal net worth of about $1.3 billion according to Forbes, doesn’t seem to be happy about being a billionaire.

In a series of tweets today, Persson complained about how his life has become lonely and kind of empty since closing the deal to sell his company. It’s been nearly a year since the Microsoft paid $2.5 billion to acquire Mojang AB, the Swedish company that created the worldwide gaming sensation Minecraft.

Here’s Persson’s tweets:

 

 

 

 

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[…] Digjitale reports that after Mojang AB handed Minecraft over to Microsoft in 2014 for $2.5 billion in cash, Persson became an overnight billionaire with a personal net worth of about $1.3 billion. What do you do when you have this much money? Last March, Persson was reported to have bought a $70 million mansion in Beverly Hills, California. This mansion was dubbed as the most expensive mansion ever sold in Beverly Hills, even coming with a special toothbrush made out of gold. How cool is that! But with all these luxury at his disposal, it looks like Persson is still unhappy. The deal with Microsoft started out with a single tweet from Persson when he was down with the flu on the height of the outburst of Minecraft users regarding the Minecraft company’s enforcement of the new EULA. […]

[…] Digjitale reports that after Mojang AB handed Minecraft over to Microsoft in 2014 for $2.5 billion in cash, Persson became an overnight billionaire with a personal net worth of about $1.3 billion. What do you do when you have this much money? Last March, Persson was reported to have bought a $70 million mansion in Beverly Hills, California. This mansion was dubbed as the most expensive mansion ever sold in Beverly Hills, even coming with a special toothbrush made out of gold. How cool is that! But with all these luxury at his disposal, it looks like Persson is still unhappy. The deal with Microsoft started out with a single tweet from Persson, when he was down with the flu on the height of the outburst of Minecraft users regarding the Minecraft company’s enforcement of the new EULA. […]

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