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Repost: Zynga to close 13 games after shakeup, reduces focus on The Ville

By Brandy Shaul, 10/23/2012 Source: Games.com blog But which 13 games are they? That’s the question on our minds after today’s unfortunate layoffs of over 100 Zynga employees and the closure of its Boston Studio. Games.com News received an internal … Continue reading

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Close your eyes, click your heels twice and say there’s no place like Facebook

Fans of the classic film The Wizard of Oz will soon be able to skip down the Yellow Brick Road on Facebook. That’s right: Dorothy, Toto and the entire fantastical cast are making their first ever social gaming appearance. The … Continue reading

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Celebrating Simoween with a costume contest

Halloween in The Sims Social (TSS) has been in full swing since the beginning of October. Last week, TSS developers announced a dress-up contest for Halloween. Ten finalists will be selected by judges and published in an album on The … Continue reading

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Strutting down the eCatwalk for The Sims Social’s Milan Fashion Week

The Sims Social (TSS) community managers keep things in-game exciting. Aside from updates, there’s a regular flow of contests and quests that keep players engaged and attentive. On September 26, TSS launched its Milan Fashion Contest, inviting faithful fans to primp … Continue reading

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Getting into Merlin The Game’s closed beta

I’ve been itching for a chance to get a look at the Merlin The Game on Facebook. Developers, Bossa Studios, opened game play to a small group of closed (beta) testers since September 6. Little by little they’ve been letting … Continue reading

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First look at Merlin game play

For fans of the Merlin TV show the prospect of playing a social game based on the series is an exciting one. Today, game developers Bossa Studios have released their first look at the inner workings of the game: Since finding out … Continue reading

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The future looks Grim

The sound of screeching tires and clashing metal. Everything blurs. You catch a fleeting glimpse of an ambulance before blacking out. When you awake you can’t remember anything. You’re trying to shake yourself out of the disorienting haze when a … Continue reading

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