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Minecraft Interactive Discussion and Game Play with Daniel Goldberg and Linus Larsson at the NYU Game Center
November 7, 2013Thursday, November 7th @ 7pm NYU Game Center
New York University MAGNET
2 Metrotech Center, 8th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201 Come by the Open Library from 5-7 pm to play Minecraft with the authors in a Minecraft library take-over!
Join Swedish authors Linus Larsson and Daniel Goldberg for this one-of-a-kind interactive event celebrating the launch of Minecraft: The Unlikely Tale of Markus “Notch” Persson and the Game that Changed Everything. Hosted by the NYU Game Center, this event will include a reading, discussion and Minecraft gaming.
Minecraft: The Unlikely Tale of Markus “Notch” Persson and the Game that Changed Everything (November 5, 2013) is a Cinderella story for the Internet age. It is the story of unlikely success, fast money, and the power of digital technology to rattle an empire. It is about creation, exclusion, and that feeling of not fitting in. But above all it is the story of the fine line between seeming misfit and creative madman, and the birth of a tech visionary.
October 16, 2013
Whether you’re reading for pleasure or for class now that the school year has started, The Guardian has you covered with it’s list of the top 10 science and tech books for October. We’re excited that Seven Stories’ book Minecraft: The Unlikely Tale of Markus “Notch” Persson and the Game that Changed Everything is #3 on the list.
If you, like us, enjoy combining the joy of reading with the pursuit of knowledge, you should check these out.
Top 10 science and tech books for October via The Guardian