Minecraft update removes most references to original creator
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Minecraft has been updated to remove most of its references to original creator Markus Notch Persson from the main menu of the game, via Eurogamer.
The main menu of Minecraft has long been home to a series of rotating phrases of splash text on the top right-hand corner of the logo, which include hundreds of different jokes, catchphrases, and references. But the most recent update to the game has tellingly removed three splash text phrases from the game: Made by Notch!, The Work of Notch!, and 110813! (the date that Persson got married).
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