Great Scott worked with Mojang to create a rune alphabet to be used to deepen the lore of Minecraft.

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Using runes and ancient writing in architecture and environmental storytelling, HUD and overall art direction hints at history and depth to the Minecraft worlds that helps further immerse the players in their experiences.

The runes where inspired by magic, darkness and of course: pixels.