Swedish programmer Markus Persson and designer of the original skyblock version,
previously wrote that he intentionally used basic graphic design. Mainly because the rules are easy so that players can enjoy boundless opportunities in creating amazing worlds out of block figures. Apparently, it’s the main reason why, up to this date, Skyblock remains as the top favourite among Minecraft players.
Also the owner of Mojang Studio, Markus Persson, entrustedthe final touches of his Skyblock project to one of the designers at Mojang. Jens Bergensten. The latter did more than just tidy up the codes, he also conceptualised game mechanics that when incorporated in the game involved flowers, grasses and other elements of color. The elements were means of adding 16 additional colours to the game.
Bergensen actually described his concept as [….]