Gamesuperchampion : "I've Never Felt More Isolated," Says Billionaire Minecraft Creator

Markus “Notch” Persson has opened up about his emotional state following his decision to . In short, he’s not having the best time.

In a series of tweets on Saturday, the billionaire Persson–who and –said he’s feeling lonely. He also says he’s wary to use his wealth to do what Elon Musk has done and branch out into new industries.

In the flurry of tweets, Persson also laments how the team that remains at Mojang aren’t fans of his. “When we sold the company, the biggest effort went into making sure the employees got taken care of,” he said. “And they all hate me now.”

Persson–a self-described introvert–capped off his thoughts by thanking people for their messages of support, and said he’s optimistic that his outlook will improve.

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Previously, Persson said he for selling Minecraft to Microsoft. Persson reportedly had a 70 percent stake in Mojang, meaning he made around $1.75 billion from the sale.

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