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The Walking Dead Social Game Review

The Walking Dead on Facebook does some things right, like its unique combat system and filling fans in on what happened before Rick reunited with Shane and his family. But the blatant and entirely-too-frequent ways in which the game attempts

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RockYou releases ‘KartWorld’ for Facebook

It seems like kart racing games might be the new hotness on Facebook, as RockYou’s KartWorld has now joined the fray alongside Nexon’s KartRider Dash. However, where KartRider Dash placed its focuson real-time multiplayer against living opponents, KartWorld is more

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RockYou cuts 50% staff

Social games and media company RockYou is shedding around 50 per cent of staff, according to new reports. As part of the move, the company will sell recent acquisition Playdemic back to its founders, states Tech Crunch, with the developer

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ZooWorld hits 5 Million MAU %96 2nd top growing Facebook App

RockYou’s social sims Zoo World and Gourmet Ranch are the second and third fastest growing games, respectively. Zoo World has 582,055 new users and a 5 million user total, while Gourmet Ranch has 478,027 new players and a 2.4 million

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Father of Doom %96 John Romero %96 works on a Facebook adventure Game Cloudforest

John Romero. The id Software co-founder …) announced a partnership earlier this year with social gaming company RockYou, which is probably best known for its work on the game Zoo World. RockYou announced via a press release that its publishing

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Rockyou buys Playdemic

RockYou has acquired Playdemic, the United Kingd0m-based developer of farming-plus-cooking Facebook simulation game Gourmet Ranch. The plan, as RockYou’s new games product leader Jonathan Knight told us in an interview yesterday, is to turn Playdemic into the company’s second studio.

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