FarmVille on CNN.com: Changing the way we play games.

FarmVille game statistics from Zynga.com
FarmVille game statistics from Zynga.com


CNN.com featured an article about FarmVille and other Zynga games! The article seeks to explain social gaming and the virtual community of 75 million FarmVille farmers that includes a demographic of new gamers, many of which have been virtually ignored. At least half of the farmers are women, it is estimated that about "60 % are women and 40% are men" (Gross, CNN 02/23). Typically, women have been ignored by traditional gaming platforms.