We all well know the most popular games for iPhone and iPad, play desktop games like Battlefield and Call of Duty with pleasure, remember about old Mario Bros and Tetris… But have you ever heard about Facebook games?
Facebook games appeared not not long ago, but already reached the milestone of 25% active Facebook users. Indeed, this type of games has a list of advantages over desktop and mobile games:
- they are all free (even those which are paid on mobiles);
- you can invite your Facebook friends to play with you and see their scores;
- you can stay active on Facebook while gaming.
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Still there are bad sides which you should takes into account:
- having ignored a game settings, you’ll receive tons of notifications to your Facebook account;
- playing web games, you’re always dependent on your browser (not all games work in IE);
- perhaps, you’ll need some additional applets or plugins to run a game.
In spite of all those shortcomings, Facebooks remains a good place to kill time playing different games. Let’s see what is hot on Facebook now. Here is top 10 Facebook games for a good pastime.
Angry Birds Friends
Angry Birds is extremely popular on any gaming platform. On Facebook the version “Friends” became a hit due to the fact users can play it with their friends. You can not only compete with friends and brag about your scores, but also give “mystery gifts” of power-ups to your friends.
FarmVille 2 is a sequel of the much-talked-of FarmVille game. 3D graphics instead of 2D, more smooth run, new characters and possibilities – all this makes Farmville 2 a pleasant pastime on Facebook. Moreover, you can still compete with your friends and steal their stuff.
Top Eleven Be a Football Manager
Sport fans will definitely appreciate this game. Thanks to it, anyone can become a real football manager. Create your own virtual football club and play against friends and other players in leagues, championships, and friendly matches. Train your team and manage finances by buying and selling your players.
Texas HoldEm Poker
This is the most popular poker game on Facebook. Free chips and your friends are waiting for you! Note that extra chips cost money.
Test your music recognition with SongPop game. Listen to music clips and guess the song. If you don’t know a track, ask your friends to help you. You may choose songs by your favorite artists or explore new genres and rediscover nostalgic classics.
Diamond Dash is a popular arcade in which you have to match as many diamonds as possible during 60 seconds. Enjoy colourful graphics and beat your friends’ scores in this funny simple game.
The game ascends to old Tamagotchi devices when you had a virtual pet and took care of it. Pet City allows users not only have pets and interact with your friends’ pets, play with pets, buy clothes, and decorate your pet’s home with beautiful furniture.
Dragon City is an exciting game where you breed your own dragons on magical islands. You can also combat against your friends’ dragons to find out who has the strongest team of dragons.
Fruit Ninja Frenzy
This is a special Facebook version of the hit iOS game where you have to slice fruits. The main difference is that on Facebook your and your friends’ scores are announced in weekly leaderboards.
Word Crack is a fast and funny word-finding game that you can play with your friends. You’re given two minutes to find all possible words in the field.
And what Facebook games do you play?