FarmVille is a farming simulation social network game developed by Zynga in 2009. It is similar to Happy Farm, Farm Town, and video games such as the Harvest Moon series. Gameplay involving various aspects of farm management such as plowing land, planting, growing, and harvesting crops, harvesting trees, and bushes, and raising livestock.A sequel, FarmVille 2, was released in September 2012.
It is available as an Adobe Flash application via the social-networking website Facebook and Microsoft’s MSN Games, and was for a time available as an app for the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. The game is a freemium game, meaning there is no cost to play but players have the option of purchasing premium content. It was once the most popular Facebook game, however recently has seen a decline in popularity. As of May 2012, FarmVille was the seventh most popular Facebook game by Daily Active Users. Continue reading