It’s the most successful social gaming company in the world. So why is everyone thrilled it’s collapsing?
George R.R. Martin has written a lot of great stuff. But maybe nothing as great as his thoughts on social gaming.
I am disgusted. (via blog.rocketboom.com)
IT’S NOT AN ADDICTION. THESE CROPS JUST HAVE TO BROUGHT IN BEFORE THEY GO BAD. WHY DON’T YOU UNDERSTAND, JIMMY? (via iheartchaos.com)
Zynga recently released this video promoting GagaVille, the blinged out, Lady Gaga inspired version of Farmville. Apparently, there’s lots of bedazzled tractors and dancing. I reserve judgment, but what do you think? Watch Video ›
Music is officially dead. View List ›
Yes, this is a real book. View Image ›
Okay…this has gone too far.
A Florida mother took her Farmville obsession way too far when she shook her three-month baby to death because he was “interrupting” her game. Another reason why Farmville is leading to the demise of our society! Read More ›
I don’t know if you noticed, but Facebook has been down all day, spelling disaster for virtual farms everywhere. It’s the beginning of the end in Farmville. The great virtual dust-bowl of 2010. View List ›
How many of these symptoms do you suffer from? If you’re a Facebook addict, the Center For Delusion can help. Just remember this one simple rule: NO. ONE. CARES. Watch Video ›
Apparently Farmville is good for something other than wasting your time and money! Oh wait… View List ›
Perhaps you think you’re doing something useful when you boot up your PC and head online. Odds are, there’s a 1 in 3 chance you’re spending your time on Facebook. Or playing with virtual sheep. So says Nielsen, in a new report about what American do online. Title: “What Americans Do Online.”
I know what it means…more money for Zynga! Still awesome. View Image ›
If Facebook were a country…Zynga would be under the reign of Attila the Hun. View Image ›
People seem to be posting about why Farmville/ that other crap is good, so thought I’d give one of those games a try. You know what? It’s TERRIBLE. Here’s why you should never play this game. View List ›
Social media games have come a long way since Farmville debuted in June 2009. Hoping to capitalize on Farmville’s success, Zynga recently released a new game called FrontierVille. Here’s why FarmVille is still the best. View List ›
FarmVille creator Zynga’s new game, FrontierVille, gives users the chance to build their own bustling frontier town instead of tediously maintaining crops that end up dying anyway. View List ›
Satan also wants me to water his FarmVille plants for him. So annoying. View Image ›
Inside Network’s AppData is a goldmine of information about third-party applications on Facebook. With it, you can see stats like: FarmVille has 63.9 million monthly active users — making it well over twice as large as the number two app on Facebook, Texas HoldEm Poker (also a Zynga game), which has 28.5 million monthly active users.
News broke yesterday evening that social gaming giant Zynga has raised $150 million from Japanese firm Softbank Capital, bringing the company’s total funding up to a whopping $366 million.
Mafia Wars is the reason your girlfriend broke up with you. Watch Video ›