Zynga and 7-Eleven plan FarmVille, Mafia Wars, YoVille promo?

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We've already been hearing rumors that the makers of FarmVille, Zynga, is planning roll out items in game sponsored by advertisers. We haven't seen any of these just yet, but that will change in the next few months if the rumor that 7-Eleven items will start appearing in FarmVille, Mafia Wars and YoVille and that the convenience store chain will be releasing a series of branded (and collectible) items in tandem.

FarmVille Freak says the promotion wil start between June 1 and July 15 and will have FarmVille-branded Big Gulp cups and three collectible Slurpee cups. "The pics are tiny and you would need a magnifying glass to see them, but there are 3 slurpee collector cups and a a Big Gulp cup with the sheep on the tractor image from the FV bumper sticker," says the anonymous 7-11 employee who spilled the beans.

Other promo items include the following:

- Seven Select (7-11 store brand) candy ( gummi's ) & Bakery will be focused on Yoville

- Seven Select Chips/snacks/hot foods will be focused around Mafia Wars

- Slurpees/Big Gulps will be centered around Farmville
Slurpee cups:
32oz Plastic – all games – starting 5/17
22oz Paper – all games – starting 5/10

Big Gulp cups:
44oz Super BG – all games – starting 5/17
32oz Big Gulp – all games – starting 5/10

Other collectible items will include:

24oz Seven Select 24oz Orange Yoville bottle – starting 5/17
1 liter Farmville Purified water – starting 5/17
1 pint of Farmville Vanilla ice cream – starting 5/17

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