Ever because it first launched in 2009, Minecraft has been successful with viewers on YouTube, rapidly turning into one of many largest gaming communities on the video platform. Now, over a decade later, Minecraft is formally the primary recreation to have over a trillion views on its collective YouTube content material.
YouTube has launched a model new Minecraft Culture & Trends page to mark the event, working by way of a few of the many various aspects that make up the sport’s world neighborhood on YouTube. Minecraft has additionally launched a model new easter egg-filled “Minecraft Museum” video to have fun the massive quantity of Minecraft content material each created and loved by its neighborhood.
Minecraft has loved the highest spot amongst video games on YouTube for some time now–by 2015, it was already the all-time most popular game among YouTubers, and had made a number of appearances on the prime of earlier yearly round-ups. In 2020, it was the top game for both video views and live streams by fairly a margin. Its views, at 201 billion for the 12 months, had been greater than twice that of the subsequent hottest recreation, Roblox, which had 75 billion views.
The sport itself will even be getting some new content material to mark its huge YouTube milestone, with a brand new YouTube Creator Pores and skin Pack that shall be obtainable free of charge for the subsequent 12 months.
Minecraft continues to be getting substantial updates, including to an already large library of fan-created content material and mods. The newest official replace was the Caves and Cliffs update 2 from earlier within the month, which fully overhauled how world era works within the sandbox recreation.