Zynga sports games like football may be coming soon as more hints are dropped

If you've been itching to play sports games developed by social gaming giant Zynga, they may actually be closer to launch than you think.  In the past 12 months, the company has made moves indicating social sports games may be under development, like the hiring of EA Sports Creative Director Mark … [Read more...]

Zynga goes on domain buying spree for new Scramble with Friends app

On Thursday, Zynga announced the launch of the mobile social game Scramble With Friends, saying, "Scramble with Friends is a fast-paced, fun-packed game that combines the brain bending experience of Zynga’s original Scramble."  On the same day the social gaming company announced the game on its … [Read more...]

Zynga goes on record about new iOS game by filing Forestville trademark

I first broke the news last week about Zynga developing a new "Ville" game after several Forestville domains were privately registered through MarkMonitor, an internet brand protection company Zynga regularly uses. While I had nothing more to work on than new domain registrations, an anonymous … [Read more...]

Small preview of unannounced iOS game by Zynga called Forestville

Over the weekend, I wrote about Zynga registering several new domain names for a possible up-and-coming game called Forestville, which the company has not yet announced.  Today, an anonymous reader has tipped me to the fact there is a Facebook page that has been online almost a week, which offers … [Read more...]

Zynga has plans to launch Forestville, tipped off by domain name registrations

Zynga recently launched Castleville, but now the social gaming giant appears to have plans to launch a new game called Forestville. This week Zynga registered several domains with the word Forestville in the name like ForestvillewithFriends.com and ForestvilleZynga.com. All of the names were … [Read more...]

Zynga registers slew of domain names following announcement of new games

On the day Zynga announced a "gaggle of new social games", it registered well over 150 domain names as part of its intellectual property strategy. The defensive domain registrations center around Project Z, Castleville, Zynga Bingo, Zynga Casino, Hidden Chronicles, Dream Zoo and Mafia Wars … [Read more...]

Zynga buys up ‘Mafia Wars Shakedown’ domain names, drops hints on Android

Earlier this week, Zynga bought up nearly 50 new domain names for its newly revealed 'Mafia Wars Shakedown' game for iOS devices. While the game will first release on iOS devices such as the iPhone and iPad, it appears Zynga has plans to make it available for Android users as well, as the … [Read more...]

Zynga uses a defensive buying strategy for Mafia Wars 2 domain names

As Zynga announced Mafia Wars 2, it went on a buying spree of Mafia Wars 2 domain names, registering over 75 web addresses on September 20, through the registrar MarkMonitor. The domains range from MafiaWars2Android.com to MafiaWars2iPad.com, and MafiaWars2sucks.com to … [Read more...]

Zynga goes on a shopping spree for Kingdoms and Quests domains

Yesterday it was reported that Mafia Wars Maniac discovered a new game by Zynga called Kingdoms and Quests after finding the support pages online.  The support pages have since been taken down by Zynga, however the announcement of the game seems imminent as Zynga apparently went on a shopping … [Read more...]

Updates on Top 5 Fusible stories, May

In May 2011, the United States Navy SEALs drew a lot of news coverage on the web following the killing of Osama bin Laden.  But the SEALs weren't the only story on Fusible that attracted readers.   Zynga hinted at plans of developing the next top iPhone game with the registration of … [Read more...]