I was about to act all gobsmacked and confused about the news that Warner Bros. was in talks with Markus 'Notch' Persson, but you know what? You had to see this coming.
Today Notch tweeted the following...
So, a Minecraft movie with Warner Bros. It sounds crazy, what with Minecraft basically being a blank canvas and all, but think about it. That just makes everything easier -- the Minecraft movie could be about anything.
But my guess is the Minecraft movie, if it ever gets made, will almost certainly be very similar to the upcoming LEGO movie.