Tag Archive for 'game platform'

Zynga is Hedging its Bet on Facebook

Recent reports are that the company that built its fortune putting games on the Facebook platform, Zynga, is moving to lay the groundwork to move away from its dependence on that platform.  Zynga is supposedly working to launch Zynga Live, a web-based platform that doesn’t require complete dependence on Facebook. Word is that Facebook and [...]

Multiplayer Game Models

The term, multiplayer games, includes a range of back-end game server (defined below) complexities.  This post outlines the different types of multiplayer game models. For purposes of this document: Multiplayer game means any game where more than one player is involved in some form of competitive play, or non-competitive, interactive play (such as in Second [...]