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DateBid brings creepy social gaming twist to online dating

DateBid brings creepy social gaming twist to online dating

And here we thought date auctions were just a fiction created by hack writers for third-rate sitcoms and romantic comedies. No, apparently the...
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BigPoint CEO: Social game company sales values are

BigPoint CEO: Social game company sales values are "crazy"

$182 million. $300 million. $563.2 million. These are the kind of numbers that are getting thrown around casually in social gaming acquisitions t...
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The only Farmville guide you need

The only Farmville guide you need

In looking for interesting things to post here on Games.com -- The Blog, we come across a lot of links to things that claim to be "The Ultimate ...
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Quote of the Moment: Stats ain't everything

Quote of the Moment: Stats ain't everything

"When we first started making games we made mistakes. We thought it was a matter of simple math. But you need to be qualitative; you can't just m...
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Playdom takes CrowdStar's place as third-largest Facebook game developer

Playdom takes CrowdStar's place as third-largest Facebook game developer

New data from Facebook app tracker AppData this week shows that Playdom has edged out competitor Crowdstar to become the third-largest developer ...
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Google buys mobile/social game maker SocialDeck

Google buys mobile/social game maker SocialDeck

If you somehow still think that Google impending entrance into the social game space is nothing but a bunch of chatter, you have another data poi...
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Quote of the Moment:

Quote of the Moment: "My dog is in the pound"

"My grandmother-in-law, she is 83 years old, she wears thick glasses, she has curly grey hair, she's been about four years widowed now, she lives...
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Seniors flocking to social networks: Are they playing games?

Seniors flocking to social networks: Are they playing games?

The image of social networks as a place just for teens and college kids continues to fall away thanks to a new study from the Pew Internet and Am...
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Germany's Wooga celebrates 10 million monthly active users

Germany's Wooga celebrates 10 million monthly active users

Just one year after launching it's first game on Facebook, German developer Wooga (a.k.a. World of Gaming) has already attracted 10 million month...
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Disney/Playdom shuts down all Acclaim games

Disney/Playdom shuts down all Acclaim games

Back when Playdom first acquired Acclaim Games back in May, we were surprised that the company published MMO and casual games, instead of games l...
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Digital Chocolate lays out its Mafia Wars trademark case against Zynga

Digital Chocolate lays out its Mafia Wars trademark case against Zynga

Games.com -- The Blog has obtained a complete copy of the lawsuit that Trip Hawkins' Digital Chocolate served against Zynga earlier this week ov...
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CrowdStar's entire catalog set to hit Japan

CrowdStar's entire catalog set to hit Japan

Remember when almost every video game sold in the United States was an import from some Japanese company? These days, games played in Japan are j...
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Playboy jumps into bed with BigPoint for Poisonville promotion

Playboy jumps into bed with BigPoint for Poisonville promotion

It's getting to the point where it would be shorter to start naming the big-name media companies that don't have some sort of interest in the soc...
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Quote of the Moment: Gamers Evolve

Quote of the Moment: Gamers Evolve

"More gamers means more games, plain and simple. Facebook games have brought a staggering number of people into the fold, and most of them had ne...
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Quote of the Moment: Leave the Farmville, join the farm

Quote of the Moment: Leave the Farmville, join the farm

"FarmVille boosters like to say that one of the game's most important virtues is how it encourages cooperation among users. But I think that the ...
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