Hold on to your fedoras, everyone – Markus Persson, better known as "Notch" and even better known as "the creator of Minecraft
," is making his talk show debut on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson on Thursday, November 7.
This isn't only the first appearance for Notch on a mainstream talk show, but it's the first time an independent game developer has graced such a program in recent memory. Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime
doesn't capture quite the same vibe as Notch.
has sold more than 30 million copies across all current platforms, it's coming to next-gen consoles
, it has its own convention
and it's a Lego set
, which is obviously the most relevant indicator of success.
Speaking of hats (yes, we were), bets are now open: Will Notch wear a fedora during his appearance on The Late Late Show?