A common Minecraft-Related hoax that unatural objects can be generated in the game, such as reskinned/retextured natural blocks or "humanoid" Mobs (NPCs) that quickly dissappear when spotted. It is very similar to the real-life examples of Bigfoot spottings or evidence.
My friend claimed he saw a Herobrine, but it turned out to be two halfsteps on some clay." "The player was banned for constantly bugging others that he spotted a Herobrine Mob.
The illusion of appearing out of nowhere.
To Surprise, Spy, Sabotage, or Scare.
Batman.. Is a good example of a Herobrine.
Term originated from the Popular game of Minecraft.
An NPC claimed to haunt minecraft.
Then and again, the awesome works of Notch and a few guys has uncovered this hoax.
Herobrine is just a retexture of the default character skin in minecraft (with white eyes.)
He's very creepy, and just runs away after staring at you.
Players claim to have seen him and after attempting to stalk him, they see his works of art.
Herobrine is obsessed with small pyramids in minecraft and 4x4 holes.
He was programmed to dig mini tunnels and make holes on walls.
Being a real scare to players in minecraft, some mod-makers decided to make herobrine mods that spawn herobrine.
Player1: OMG, I just saw Herobrine in my minecraft!
Player2: Lies, he's just a hoax created by Minecraft Devs to scare you.
Player1: STFU, it's true!
A Minecraft character that is always watching you. 0-0
Guy 1: who is that guy watching us?
Guy 2: Dude, that's Herobrine
Guy 1: WTF!