LuckyFish Games’ OMG! Fortune has drawn in over one million players on Facebook, as social and casual gamers dream of earning a virtual fortune on the game’s many machines. Rather than focusing on just traditional slot machines, the game’s machines offer a higher variety. A fortune teller-themed machine, for instance, sees arrows spiraling around a circle to pick random symbols, while another machine sees birds hatching from eggs that fall from the top of the screen. These unique machines join some traditional machines, like one based on high-city living.
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Tiny Rebel Games and Seed Studio have announced a large expansion for their puzzle RPG Doctor Who: Legacy on Facebook. The game sees players joining the Doctors from the 50-year history of the show, and challenges them to stand up against the franchise’s villains. With this new update, called “The Hunt For Greyhound One,” players will meet new characters and experience content associated with the new season of the popular television show.
Zynga has announced the launch of its latest slot machine in Hit it Rich: Casino Slots. The game is called Dragon’s Bounty, and as of this writing, it’s only available in the Facebook version of the game. In the machine, players work to earn coins across five reels of medieval and fantasy symbols, from dragons to princesses, with the expected gameplay customization options in place.
Renatus Media has announced the launch of its newest game on Facebook: Candy Dale. Developed by Clonefish, the game takes players to a land of sweets, where they’ll complete match-three levels by drawing and tracing lines on symbols on the board.
While most genres have taken a back seat to match-three puzzle games on Facebook, hidden object fans can still try some new options on the platform. One is Panic Room: Outrage, a game that’s described as a “suspense thriller” and a “philosophical parable” in one package. In the game, players are taken to a Victorian mansion, and must explore its rooms to learn more about the mansion’s history in order to escape.
myVegas developer PlayStudios has announced its partnership with Konami to bring branded Konami game content to players of myVegas on Facebook. The partnership is already live in the slot machine game, as a new slot machine is available for gamers: Konami’s China Mystery.
If you’re looking for a new billiards game on Facebook, Ganymede’s Pool Live Pro is available to play for free. According to the developer, the game is the No. 3 pool game on Facebook with over one million monthly active users, as well as 150,000 daily active players. In the game, players have access to multiple varieties of pool, which more in the works for future release.
Developer Strange Loop Games has launched its new game, Picture This, on Facebook. Featured on Facebook under the name “Scribbly Wits,” the game is described as the old game of “telephone,” but with pictures. In each game, one player begins by drawing a picture of their own design. The next person describes this picture using text. The third player draws a picture of the text description, and so on, until the game is complete. Games can also begin with a text phrase, rather than a drawing.
Looking to test your observational skills with a new casual game? You might try Plixl’s Mosaic Medley on Facebook. Previously released on iPad, this casual seek-and-find experience gives players a look at cluttered scenes of jumbled items and asks them to find very particular objects in each.
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