In 6waves’ newest Facebook title Once Upon a Night, players find themselves trapped in a mystical forest, speaking with trees and fighting an evil witch for control of the kingdom. The game is similar to Disney’s Facebook title Ghosts of Mistwood (our review), in that players will be given a small parcel of forest, filled with trees, vines and other debris, and can only complete as many tasks as they have available workers.
Zynga has announced a fitting new addition to its Hit It Rich: Casino Slots on Facebook, as players can now spin the reels on a FarmVille 2 slot machine. This machine marks the first time the world of FarmVille 2 has been available in a social casino game, and lets players earn virtual winnings using the famous animals and crops from the popular farming game.
Free-to-play game developer Kabam has announced a continuation of its global expansion, opening an office in Berlin, Germany. The office will start with 80 employees, and should grow to 150 before the end of 2014. Kabam’s Berlin office will work on the live operations of existing titles, as well as localization, quality assurance, marketing and “player experience services” for the European market, including Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Russia, Turkey and the UK.
GTarcade.com is finding growing success with its MMORPG League of Angels on Facebook. The game currently sits at over 445,000 monthly active users (MAU), according to our app tracking service AppData. That’s an increase from 282,000 MAU on March 30.
Game network Gogogogo.com has launched its newest MMO, ClanCraft, on Facebook. The game is a mix of city-building and simulation, as players enter a world inspired by European fairytales. Players will battle boars, goblins and other creatures, with combat taking place automatically until one team is the winner.
Game developer Wopidom has released its first social title on Facebook, the pirate-themed quiz game Quizdom. In Quizdom, players become the captain of a pirate ship, and are challenged with sinking their opponents’ vessels by answering trivia questions.
As Spring has finally made an appearance for many of us, myVegas developer Playstudios has launched a series of Spring-themed updates in its Facebook slot machine game, as well as a new slot machine and real-world rewards which expand the catalog of available items to locations outside of Las Vegas.
Game.IO expects big things from its dice game Yatzy Ultimate on Facebook. The game has been updated with new levels, as players can choose from three types of Yatzy gameplay and bet virtual chips on the roll of the dice. The game will be familiar to fans of the table top game Yahtzee, but some of the game’s scoring elements are different.
While the school lunchroom may not be the best spot for excitement, new Facebook game Cafeteria Clash changes that, as players complete food fights in over 100 levels of tower defense gameplay. In each stage, gamers will need to recruit students to toss food at other students, all with the goal of protecting their side of the lunchroom.
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