PopCap Games registers domain names for unannounced ‘Bejeweled Frenzy’

There hasn't been any news of a new Bejeweled game being developed by the folks at PopCap Games, but that doesn't mean one isn't in the works. On August 2, PopCap Games registered the domain names BejeweledFrenzy.com (Whois), BejeweledFrenzy.net (Whois) and even BejeweledFrenzy.org (Whois), … [Read more...]

Predictions on the next Facebook game title by Zynga

With Zynga's latest Facebook game Cityville topping the charts as the most popular Facebook game in 2010, I thought I'd offer up a few predictions on Zynga's next blockbuster game title in 2011.  With Cityville, Farmville, and Frontierville numbering daily users in the millions, one can only guess … [Read more...]

$38,000 domain sold in June at Moniker, now the most popular Facebook application

After selling for $38,225 in June at Moniker, CityVille is now bigger than FarmVille, Mashable is reporting.   Referring to the latest statistics provided by Appdata, a site that tracks Facebook application metrics, Cityville surpassed Farmville and the Facebook game now has nearly 17 million … [Read more...]

CookingGames.com makes a splash in its short time online, outpacing other Hallpass Media properties in traffic

Cookinggames.com is outpacing other Hallpass Media entertainment properties in visitor traffic according to the latest Compete rankings. When the domain name CookingGames.com sold in January 2010 for $350,000 through NoktaDomains, casual gaming was suddenly the talk of the town, with many domain … [Read more...]

Bill Kara’s Hallpass Media soft-launches casual gaming crown jewel: Dressup.com

Hallpass Media has soft-launched its "crown jewel" Dressup.com, a casual gaming website loaded with dress-up games.  The categories of games available range from world tour to celebrity, to careers and fashion, to family and makeover, along with a section that highlights the newest and most popular … [Read more...]

CookingGames.com sells for $350K to Hallpassmedia; Best “CASUAL GAMES” Sites; CEO talks about BUY

CookingGames.com sold for six-figures as reported by Ron Jackson's DNJournal and the news has sparked a lively discussion on the internet, especially among domainers.  The Seller cashed in BIG TIME and as Larry Fischer over at DirectNavigation.com has pointed out, the extremely high sales price … [Read more...]

Bill Karamouzis Embraces GAMES domains; Purchased StickGames.com for $100K; One Savvy Domainer

Bill Karamouzis, the CEO of Hallpass Media has created quite a buzz recently in the Domain Community over his purchase of the domain name CookingGames.com for $350,000. Bill even wrote a guest post on DirectNavigation.com that shared the story of another one of his web properties StickGames.com - a … [Read more...]