Some of you may ask yourself who is notch. Markus Persson, also known as notch, is a Swedish programmer he developed and published Minecraft. When Minecraft was published is declared here.
Games, that notch created
notch created a lot of games in his developer career. For example, as mentioned before, he created Minecraft. Other games, notch created, are: Scrolls, 0x10x, Ludum Dare entries, Breaking the Tower, Metagun, Prelude of the Chambered and Minicraft.
Notch on Wikipedia
Notch personal website