Under what criteria? I’d say it’s up there though regardless
I suspect you're too young to have historical context for that claim. Pong, Pac-Man, and Mario are all more important, and those all came by 1985, let alone the ~30-years in-between. When Minecraft swag is still in Target in 2050, we can talk.One of the most important games ever made? Easily. Top 3. It’s a culture phenomenon on so many levels for generations.
Hell no, all you do is stack blocks. That’s like asking if angry birds is one of the greatest games of all time.