Markus “Notch” Persson, creator of the popular game Minecraft, apparently has a hate for free to play games, and doesn’t want to see Minecraft go down this road. The game which has been in the news a lot as of late due to Mojang cracking down on Minecraft servers who give users rewards for donations.
“Servers selling (“rewards for donations” is selling) items are turning the game into a F2P game. I absolutely HATE F2P, with a passion,” says Notch.
Some Minecraft servers have been allowing players to pay for perks, contrary to what the Minecraft EULA dictates. With Minecraft’s surge in popularity over the last few years, people have been capitalizing on owning Minecraft servers, while paying for what can often times add up to huge server costs.