King Launches Candy Crush Soda Saga on Facebook

Candy Crush Soda SagaKing has announced the launch of Candy Crush Soda Saga on Facebook. The sister game to the company’s massively successful Candy Crush Saga sees users taken back to Candy Kingdom on a quest to complete new levels in new game modes, with all new tasks.

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Loot Raiders Updated with Guilds, New Gear and More

Loot Raiders Loot CaveAfter launching the game on Facebook and iOS devices in August 2014, Team Chaos has released Loot Raiders v1.1 on the social network and mobile devices. The update is said to address many issues players had with the game at launch, and also adds a variety of new content features to the MMORPG adventure simulation game.

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Aeria Games Preps Free-to-Play F.E.A.R. Online for Steam

FEAR LogoGlobal publisher of free-to-play games, Aeria Games, has announced the upcoming launch of F.E.A.R. Online, a free-to-play take on the famous horror series, which will offer cooperative story missions that run parallel to the events of F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin.

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MX Casino Offers Hulk Hogan, David Hasselhoff Themed Slots on Facebook

MX CasinoMX Digital’s new Facebook game MX Casino combines celebrity personalities Hulk Hogan, David Hasselhoff and Dennis Rodman with a social casino experience on Facebook, as users attempt to “get on the A-List” with the stars. The game features five slot machines to start (with one more coming soon), but only two are available to players as they first begin to play. The rest are unlocked as players bet and win virtual currency, leveling up to higher levels.

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KnowNote Wants to Help You Learn Music Using Your Computer Keyboard

Free-to-play browser game KnowNote looks to help users learn to play music through the “keyboard” they already know: the computer keyboard. The game allows users to player popular real-world songs licensed through Universal Music Group, and teaches players to perform songs by challenging them to type keys on a QWERTY keyboard as notes hit a bar on the screen.

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Battlefront Mars: Build a Base and Command an Army on Facebook

Battlefront MarsIn SpinPunch Games’ Battlefront Mars, players are led into the middle of an interplanetary war on Facebook, as the discovery of water on Mars triggers hyper-colonization of the planet. Refugees have fled Earth looking for a better life, and players can give it to them by creating a base on the Red Planet and defending it from pirates and invaders. Battlefront Mars offers base-building combat gameplay, as users balance the use of resources as they complete quests and grow their army.

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Jagex Announces Chronicle: RuneScape Legends for PC, Mobile

Chronicle RuneScape LegendsDuring RuneFest on October 11, Jagex announced the development of its new game set in the world of Gielinor, Chronicle: RuneScape Legends (working title). The title is coming to PC, Mac, tablet and mobile platforms in 2015, and will offer a collectible card game experience to players.

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Dogs vs Cats: Help These Pets Complete Match-Three Levels on Facebook

Dogs vs CatsGames publisher 6waves has launched another match-three title on Facebook: Dogs vs Cats. The title follows our furry friends on an adventure, as players complete stages by swapping the locations of yarn balls to create matches of three or more matching yarn balls horizontally or vertically. Each level has its own board layout and goal, with multiple kinds of levels being available for play.

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CuboTerra: Restore a World of Adventure and Magic on Facebook

CuboTerra6waves has launched its latest game on Facebook, CuboTerra. The game takes players on a journey to restore a world left in shambles by an evil mechanic. Players start with a single square of land on the edge of a dense forest, and expand out to collect additional story-based characters, complete quests and more in a simulation game scenario. Users start as a shadow, but thanks to the “Avatary,” can transform their avatar into a variety of characters, including a hunter, a savage, pirate and more.

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Runsters on the Run: Help Friendly Critters Escape Hard Labor on Facebook

German publishing company Computec Media has branched out from its work in print-based magazines and online content to begin publishing “promising” indie titles. One such game is Runsters on the Run, a mobile and Facebook game that sees players helping innocent “runsters” escape from a work camp controlled by an evil sorcerer. The match-three game offers a literal twist on the genre, as players must twist rings to make matches of runsters and free them.

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