Zynga has teamed up with BitPay to trial Bitcoin payments for microtransactions in selected titles. As detailed on Reddit, Bitcoin is now legal tender for FarmVille 2, CastleVille, ChefVille, CoasterVille, Hidden Chronicles, Hidden Shadows and CityVille on Zynga.com – but not Facebook. Thanks, Polygon.
Hidden Chronicles headlines
After continuous growth since launch, Facebook game Hidden Chronicles appears to have maxed out its user base.
After a turbulent start, sharp drops, and subsequent levelling, Zynga stock has taken another tumble. Investors were apparently not impressed with early 2012 releases, letting shares drop in value by 3% to close at $8.91. Gamasutra reports trading was even worse during the day, coming perilously close to an all-time low. The social games publisher […]
Zynga has launched its hidden object game, fittingly titled Hidden Chronicles, through Facebook. The game is set in a Victorian estate and is in a similar vein to Playdom’s Gardens of Time which boasts 7.6 million MAU. Hidden Chronicles was announced in October, and is the first new title from the social game maker since […]
Zynga lifted the wraps off Project Z, a brand new “social playground” where it’ll host games from the company outside of Facebook.