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It might have been fun in grade 1 or 2
Dont know it till youve tried it.

Unless youre just a very uncreative person.
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I like art


But other than....I won't be trying it
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just a stupid game..
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It's an embodiment of everyone's fantasies.
    
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Minecraft = The ultimate kiddies game.....
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just a stupid game..
You're opinion which I starkly disagree with.
minecraft is a wonderful game mixing first person survival with open map editing features and retro 8bitesque graphics to give a novelty feel. It's quite the game and will keep you entertained for days. In looking at cost to time spent and enjoyment ratio, values are through the roof. Mere $20 gets you tons of fun.

Lul advertising. Srsly though, great game. When I first played I lost my progress of 5hours + 4 times and kept starting over. Hasn't stopped me. Any other game and I'd have quit playing.
     
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I was close to buying it before it hit beta, for all those free future updates and whatnot. But I didn't.

I got to try it a few times last week, and...man, after a few minutes each time, I just got bored. People said that if you like LEGOs, you'd love Minecraft. I swear, my childhood was just dealing with LEGOs, and I found this to be a snoozefest.

Obviously, to each their own though. But I personally don't see Minecraft being in the relevant spotlight for much longer, because it's just too much of a niche concept and presentation.
    
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I was close to buying it before it hit beta, for all those free future updates and whatnot. But I didn't.

I got to try it a few times last week, and...man, after a few minutes each time, I just got bored. People said that if you like LEGOs, you'd love Minecraft. I swear, my childhood was just dealing with LEGOs, and I found this to be a snoozefest.

Obviously, to each their own though. But I personally don't see Minecraft being in the relevant spotlight for much longer, because it's just too much of a niche concept and presentation.
I wouldn't really call 1.5 million sales a 'niche'... and that's without counting those who play the free version.
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