Minecraft is a sandbox video game released on November 11, 2011 by the company Mojang. Orginally only available on PC, Minecraft has been ported to home consoles by other companies besides Mojang.
The player is able to collect resources, create tools and weapons, create buildings, explore, and various other activites in a open world enviroment that has no specific goals making it one of the largest, if not the largest, free roaming video game ever created.
Minecraft has been used in many Smosh Games videos, with a whole series created around it (MariCraft). A Honest Game Trailers of the same name has been created about it. The 2015 Christmas Special A Merry Minecraft Christmas! was created in the same graphics as Minecraft.