Renatus Media’s Bubble Milk Hero Blasts onto Facebook

Bubble Milk HeroSweet Smash Story company Renatus Media has announced the release of its newest game on Facebook: Bubble Milk Hero. While storylines in match-three or bubble-shooting games aren’t typically the main attraction, the story here is a doozy. The game follows Supercat and his hamster sidekicks on a quest to save Earth from the alien invaders who landed in a small country house. The kicker? Only milk from space cows can help Supercat fulfill his destiny.

(more…)

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.

(more…)

A Better World for Kids Seeks Funding on Kickstarter

A Better World has announced a Kickstarter campaign for a new game in its uplifting game franchise, aimed specifically at children. Appropriately, the game is called A Better World for Kids, and it takes many of the popular elements from the original A Better World Facebook title (which is aimed at teens and adults) and transforms them into experiences suitable for youngsters.

(more…)

Aeria Games Launches Chaos Heroes Online in Closed Beta to Prep for Fall Release

Chaos Heroes Online 650

Aeria Games’ upcoming multiplayer online battle arena game (MOBA) Chaos Heroes Online has entered closed beta, as the company prepares for a full launch of the title this Fall. In Chaos Heroes Online, players will compete against other real-world players, as two teams of five gamers work to destroy each other’s base. The game is the official successor of DotA Chaos, which started as a mod in Warcraft 3.

(more…)

E3 2014: Sony announces social, free-to-play games for PS3, PS4, PS Vita

big fest 650

While free-to-play games are already huge money-makers for mobile and browser developers, console developers are racing to secure their own piece of the pie. At this year’s E3 in Los Angeles, Sony announced a variety of free-to-play titles for its PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 home consoles and PlayStation Vita handheld gaming system.

(more…)

Learn to ‘go green’ in GreenYrLife on Facebook

(1) GreenYrLife on Facebook

Environmental simulation game GreenYrLife looks to inspire Facebook gamers to help the world by making the act of “going green” a more accessible concept than players might initially believe. The game combines quizzes, informational videos, an experience points system, mini-games, virtual home decoration and more, into an experience that focuses on protecting Mother Nature.

In GreenYrLife, players receive a badge and title, and can upgrade that title by earning points. These points are earned by completing tasks within the game, like answering quiz questions or watching Green Tips videos.

(more…)

Marvel: Avengers Alliance Tactics launches on Facebook [Interview]

marvel-650-2

Marvel has announced the launch of its newest Facebook game, Marvel: Avengers Alliance Tactics. This new title in the Marvel: Avengers Alliance series is a tactical combat game, which sees players engaging with Marvel heroes in 3D environments to defeat villains from the Marvel universe.

The game places players in the role of S.H.I.E.L.D. commander, in charge of a team of super heroes and a base of operations. Players will interact with characters including Iron Man, Thor and Captain America, while villains like Loki become available as the game’s story unfolds.

(more…)

Creative Mobile brings Drag Racing Social to Facebook

drag-racing-social-650

Creative Mobile has announced the launch of its new Facebook game, Drag Racing Social. The title is based on the popular Drag Racing series of mobile games on iOS and Android, and sees players using their spacebar and mouse to race against computer opponents in a fight to be the best drag racer around.

(more…)

Trading Faces advergame measures the value of your Facebook friendships

trading-faces-650

If a single Facebook friend is worth $1, then how much money is your Facebook profile worth? That’s the question behind an interesting new advergame called Trading Faces. The game is available on MahiFX.com, a financial trading website, and asks players to connect to their Facebook account to play.

From there, the app challenges players with making the most virtual money possible in a limited number of “trades,” as they trade one of their Facebook friends for another, based on the number of friends that person has on their account.

(more…)

King announces Bubble Witch Saga 2 for Facebook, mobile

bubble-witch-saga-2

King has announced the upcoming launch of Bubble Witch Saga 2, taking players back into the magical world of one of its original breakout hits. The first Bubble Witch Saga launched on Facebook in September 2011, and still has over 11 million monthly active users, according to our app tracking service AppData.

(more…)

Get the latest news in your inbox
interested in advertising with inside social games?

Social Media Jobs
of the Day

Social Media Manager

Joe Fresh
New York, NY

Weekend Editor and Social Media Manager

Cinema Blend LLC
Telecommute, OR

Social Media Manager

The Culinary Institute of America
Poughkeepsie, NY

Web and Social Media Manager

Health Resources in Action, Inc.
Boston, MA

Online Social Media Manager

WellPoint
Chicago, IL

Featured Company

Join leading companies like this one and recruit from the nation's top media job seekers on the Mediabistro Job Board. Every job post comes with our satisfaction guarantee. Learn More
 

Our Sponsors

Mediabistro A division of Prometheus Global Media home | site map | advertising/sponsorships | careers | contact us | help courses | browse jobs | freelancers | content | member benefits | reprints & permissions terms of use | privacy policy Copyright © 2014 Mediabistro Inc. call (212) 389-2000 or email us