Help:Official sources

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The following is a list of viable official sources of information that can be used in the wiki as citations.

Generally, sources are only required for information that cannot be easily tested in game. This includes information such as intentions of, quotes from, and information about Mojang employees. This also includes any game content that has not appeared in a development or released version.

Mojang sites[edit source]

Note: The following websites contain archival information that was relevant during an earlier stage of Minecraft's development

Social networks[edit source]

Twitter[edit source]

Note: The following Twitter accounts are Minecraft developers, but not Mojang employees

Note: The following Twitter accounts are accounts of contract employees for Mojang.

Note: The following Twitter accounts are accounts of former Mojang employees.

Note: The following Twitter accounts are not accounts of Mojang staff, but rather people who got/gets in touch with Mojang stuff, and, while not conclusive evidence, can be used for citation if there is no other source.

Google+[edit source]

Note: The following Google+ accounts are accounts of contract employees for Mojang.

Note: The following Google+ accounts are accounts of former Mojang employees.

Facebook[edit source]

Note: While some Mojang staff members have Facebook pages, they only help this much if you're not in their friend list, thus ruling this out from being an official source that everyone can check and verify.

Fan pages:

Instagram[edit source]

Note: The following Instagram account is an account of a former Mojang employee.

Wikis[edit source]

Minecraft Wiki[edit source]

Edits made by Mojang employees can be used as sources.

Users:

Note: The following Wiki accounts are accounts of contract employees for Mojang.

Note: The following Wiki accounts are accounts of former Mojang employees.

Forums[edit source]

The official Minecraft forums[edit source]

Users:

Note: The following Forums accounts are accounts of contract employees for Mojang.

Note: The following Forums accounts are accounts of former Mojang employees.

Reddit[edit source]

Subreddits:

Users:

Note: The following Reddit accounts are accounts of contract employees for Mojang.

Note: The following Reddit accounts are accounts of former Mojang employees.

Note: The following Reddit accounts are not accounts of Mojang staff, but rather people who got/gets in touch with Mojang stuff, and, while not conclusive evidence, can be used for citation if there is no other source.

Video hosting services[edit source]

Using a video as a source, especially ones longer than five minutes, please use a time stamp in the link so other users can easily view the location of the reference.

YouTube:
Note: YouTube has a feature that make videos unlisted, i.e. that can only be found via a direct link, as such all unlisted videos from Mojang will be shown in this list.

Note: The following YouTube accounts are accounts of contract employees for Mojang.

Note: The following YouTube accounts are accounts of former Mojang employees.

Note: The following accounts are people independent of Mojang, but work on something Minecraft related and official, thus they are only sources of information regarding their own work.

Live streams[edit source]

Twitch:

Note: The following Twitch accounts are accounts of former Mojang employees.

Other websites[edit source]

ask.fm[edit source]

Kickstarter[edit source]

Chat services[edit source]

IRC[edit source]

irc.esper.net[edit source]

  • #minecraft - The official Minecraft IRC channel
  • #mcchatter - The official Minecraft off-topic IRC channel
  • #minecrafthelp - The official Minecraft help IRC channel


  • #minecraftwiki - The official Minecraft Wiki IRC channel
  • #minecraftforums - The official Minecraft Forums IRC channel

Online shops[edit source]

Merchandise
Pocket Edition

Other sources[edit source]

  • Interviews with Mojang employees.
  • Videos featuring Mojang employees.
  • Images taken by/of Mojang employees.