The Empowering Experience of Minecraft

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Wait, what the hell is Minecraft?

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Minecraft from a UX Designers perspective

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“A user interface is like a joke. If you have to explain it, it’s not that good”. — Martin Leblanc

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“Notch [the creator] hasn’t just built a game. He’s tricked 40 million people into learning to use a CAD program.” — Cody Sumter

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