Notorious mobile developer giant Zynga rehires its co-founder Mark Pincus, fires 300 employees, and announces that the company will be refocusing its priorities.
Amidst failures in the mobile market, Zynga CEO for nearly two years, Don Mattrick, is resigning from the company and is being replaced by Mark Pincus.
With the launch of Xbox One looming, Don Mattrick has left Microsoft to take the reins of Zynga from founder Mark Pincus as the company’s new CEO.
‘Far Cry 3’ takes home the most wins at the 2013 Canadian Video Game Awards. See the full winners lists and some thoughts here.
Zynga and OMGPOP enlist Ryan Seacrest to help announce ‘Draw Something 2’ to the world, a sequel that features a variety of new artistic tools.
‘Mark of the Ninja’ leads the 2013 Canadian Videogame Awards finalists along with Assassin’s Creed 3, Far Cry 3, Mass Effect 3, MechWarrior Online, Sleeping Dogs and more!
At their Zynga Unleashed event earlier today, the popular mobile publisher unveiled a wide variety of games including a new social experience called ‘The Ville’ and a sequel to ‘FarmVille’.
It looks like Zynga is preparing the world for a ‘Farmville’ sequel currently under the name of ‘Big Harvest,’ and set to bring some serious improvements.
After enjoying immense success during it’s first month of release, the active users for OMGPOP’s ‘Draw Something’ have finally begun to taper off.
Analysts predict that in the next 3-5 years FarmVille creator Zynga might make another big mobile developer acquisition, but it won’t be Rovio.
Despite his employer being purchased for $210 Million, OMGPOP staff member Shay Pierce decided it was not in his best interests to join Zynga.
In the February 10th-17th wrap-up, we discuss a devs thoughts on next-gen consoles, ‘ShootMania Storm,’ Zynga’s financial losses, a mobile ‘Max Payne,’ Obsidian’s Kickstarter and much, much more!
A former employee of Zynga is sharing his experience working for the popular mobile and PC app developer, which includes QA testing for max profit rather than fun.
Zynga execs defend against controversial accusations of them copying Tiny Tower and Bingo Blitz by accusing them of doing the same. Read on for the details.
Zynga’s newest creation ‘Zynga Bingo’ has drawn alot of attention from Buffalo Studios for the similarities between it and their title ‘Bingo Blitz’.
Zynga Games is set to file an IPO which may see the company valued at 15 to 20 billion dollars – comparable to other gaming industry giants such as Electronic Arts.
Pop star Lady Gaga teams up with Zynga to give fans a chance to hear unreleased tacks from her upcoming album ‘Born This Way,’ and plenty more.