Brian Fargo to challenge Zynga? Files 12 “with friends” game trademarks secretly

Sparkworkz with Friends

As I wrote back in July, Zynga filed an application (No. 85361265) for trademark rights on the word mark ”With Friends” in the United States, likely as part of its intellectual property strategy to protect its "With Friends" brands. The "goods and services" section spelled out in its U.S. … [Read more...]

Next top ranking iOS game by Zynga, Hangman with Friends? Company registers hangmanwithfriends.com

Hangman with Friends

It appears gaming giant Zynga may have plans to develop the next top game to run on products like the iPhone and iPad.   The name of the game - Hangman with Friends, which would follow its wildly popular Words with Friends game that was voted the #1 favorite app by Wired Magazine in 2009 and … [Read more...]