"Someone is trying leak the fact that we're working with Warner Brothers on a potential Minecraft Movie. I wanted to be the leak!" Persson wrote cheekily on Twitter in response.
According to Deadline, The Lego Move producer Roy Lee is to be a producer on the Minecraft film along with Jill Messick (Mean Girls and Mean Moms).
The game has turned into a monster hit so far with more than 14 million PC users and approximately the same amounts for the Xbox 360 and mobile platforms. A Playstation 3 version was released in December and console developer 4J Studios is currently working on PS4 and Xbox One versions in conjunction with Title Update 14 as well as a PS Vita version.
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