FarmVille is an online social network game which is hugely popular among Facebook users. Most of the people find it interesting game and some think FarmVille is a waste of time. And past few months internet users and bloggers are amazed over the Farmville success. I am sharing the two facts regarding FarmVille that surprised me a lot.
FarmVille for dummies is real – Its not a joke ! After seeing the tremendous popularity gain by the game and growing number of users, the publishers of “For Dummies” series released “FarmVille For Dummies” that offers an detailed introduction of this virtual farm game to new players. Newbie players will discover instructions on how to download the FarmVille and how to play the game including which include instructions on how to create a farmer avatar, finding neighbors, growing and harvesting crops, purchasing farm cash and coins, shopping at the market, and more. We are not sure about casual gamers but if hardcore gamer would like to buy the book, you can order iton Amazon.
Social Gaming as a billion dollar business – Zynga, developer of popular – Facebook game FarmVille ( and Mafia Wars also) made billions in a shot span of time – just in couple of years. However, FarmVille is based on simple concept with low graphics but strong attachment with Facebook Users turned FarmVille into a global success. Estimations tell us Zynga produce exponential growth and has more than 80 million active players across multiple social networks. Read the report on Mashable.
Zynga has shown us the potential of social gaming and if you have some great gaming ideas be able to attract 10 million gamers then you will become popular in social gaming space.