Go From Zero to Hip-Hop Hero in Platinum Life on Facebook

platinum life web edition lets you live all of your hip-hop fantasiesA new social game for Facebook -- Platinum Life: Web Edition -- takes wanna be hip-hoppers from "the streets to penthouse suites."

Start out playing shows at small dive bars and then move up the ranks to playing in brand-name venues, all the while watching your star-meter rise to the top. You'll be living la vida Diddy before you know it.

"Platinum Life on Facebook lets players fully realize their fantasy of having it all and showing their friends just how high they're riding," says Anthony Castoro, CEO of Heatwave Interactive.

A similar Facebook game, Diva Life, lets you go from struggling artist to a Beyonce-style triple threat, a total diva who can sing, dance and act. The game from LOLapps launched in late October, and has almost tripled in popularity in November (AppData).

Platinum Life: Web Edition is the social game counterpart to Platinum Life, a full-fledged MMO for that's currently in development, release date is still unknown. PL:WE arrives on Facebook in the beginning of December. We'll drop more details as soon as we have them.
Read Full Story

Sign up for Breaking News by AOL to get the latest breaking news alerts and updates delivered straight to your inbox.

Subscribe to our other newsletters

Emails may offer personalized content or ads. Learn more. You may unsubscribe any time.