Sony has today announced in a blog post that Minecraft will be available on the PlayStation 3 from Tuesday, December 17th in the US, a date for the UK is yet to be announced, although a price for the US version has been announced as $20 available on the PlayStation Network.
It could be expected that the UK version will be priced at around £12 and the release date will be the same as, or close to the North American launch.
The Xbox 360 edition of Minecraft has sold 10 million copies up to now, and it has been revealed over the weekend that the original Minecraft has now sold 13 million copies.
Alongside that, it has also been announced that Minecraft will be making its way to the PlayStation 4 and the PS Vita in 2014.
Source: PlayStation Blog