The Minecraft game is not available for the Wii gaming console as of March 2015. The Minecraft game was developed by Mojang and was released in 2009 as an alpha version for the PC, with the full version released in 2011 for the PC, the Android phone and iOS. In 2012 it released a version for the Xbox 360 and Xbox Live Arcade. In 2013, Minecraft was released for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4, and in 2014, the game was offered for Xbox One and PlayStation Vita.
Minecraft is available for sale on all compatible gaming console platforms at a variety of online and offline retailers, such as Amazon, Target and Best Buy.
During the 2011 Game Developers Conference, Minecraft received five awards, including the Golden Joystick Award in the Best Downloadable Game category and the Innovation Award.
Microsoft made a deal in September of 2014 to purchase Majong and the ownership of Minecraft and intellectual property for $2.5 billion and closed the deal in November 2014.
More than 60 million copies of the game have been sold as of October 2014, which includes 18 million PC versions and 12 million versions for Xbox 360, making it the best-selling PC game at that time.
The Minecraft game is an open world game that does not dictate any specific goals, giving the players a large amount of freedom on how they want to play the game.