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And I thought the game was dumb. Honestly, if you can't create IRL why bother in a game? I thought the point of living was to experience life, not sit in a room and experience it in a virtual world.
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The cost of going there for one game? I can just play it instead.
I think you're missing the point.
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Why Las Vegas Mojang, WHYYYY!!! Do it in Europe, it's your continent, FFS!!!


I can't go to Las Vegas. But I can go to anywhere in Europe relatively cheap.
Because Vegas is pretty much the most awesome city in the world, as long as you dont live there, just show up, tear up the town for a few days and leave...people that live there dont like it so much

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Interesting, a flight to Vegas from here is an hour
Yep, Go Cali! I always feel better flying there than driving through the wasteland in between CA and Vegas. Something about that desert makes me feel like the car is going to break down and I am going to end up in a low budget horror movie

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$90 would just be the entrance fee. You'd still have to pay for travel, lodging, food and incidentals.
Pretty sure thats why he gave the initial quote of $500-$1000

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And I thought the game was dumb. Honestly, if you can't create IRL why bother in a game? I thought the point of living was to experience life, not sit in a room and experience it in a virtual world.
Escape? Same reason people do drugs, or sky dive, or participate in any hobby, to step away from real life
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minecraftcon

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A minecraft convention. What are you going to show off that would not be on a computer screen at the convention that is worth it?

Minecraft is a great game, but a convention? With the amount of work Notch puts into his game, I can't see the convention to be all that great.
Well...
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So we’re thinking of perhaps setting up a MinecraftCon in Las Vegas on 2011/11/11, with all of Mojang going there, and us pushing out the final release live on stage or something. There’d be contests (costume, speed building, whatever else), Q&A sessions, parties and awesome food and such. This would be a great opportunity to both celebrate the release, and to meet the fans up close again.
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Skyrim release day!
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i just started playing this game a week ago...and its so amazing for how simple it is....but im sorry, i dont care how good the game is...im not paying 90 dollars to go to this...although i am curious what kind of crowd this might pull in and see what you would actually do at this...

i have been to star wars conventions and PAX and they both offer CRAZY amounts of cool stuff you can see and do......god only knows what they will offer here...
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