Many developers have a wariness for Microsoft’s plans for Windows 8 and they might finally have some solid justification. Markus “Notch” Persson says he’s not interested in submitting Minecraft for Windows 8 certification.
“Got an email from Microsoft, wanting to help ‘certify’ Minecraft for Win 8. I told them to stop trying to ruin the PC as an open platform,” Persson wrote. “I’d rather have Minecraft not run on Win 8 at all than to play along. Maybe we can convince a few people not to switch to Win 8 that way…”