Zynga’s games are shedding players at an alarming rate, and the publisher will have to explain how it plans to turn things around if it hopes to maintain the faith of the investment community.
Mattrick set his desk up among the developers of Zynga’s FarmVille franchise in an effort to get the best out of them.
But the company sees a big drop in users in the second quarter.
Zynga is shutting offices in Dallas, New York, and Los Angeles.
In wake of a second breakeven quarter, Zynga’s No. 2 describes the social-gaming giant’s latest strategy.
Still, shareholders are spooked. Zynga’s stock is trading down, perhaps because metrics and outlook are weak.
Zynga’s No. 2 executive says success in mobile will depend on delivering core franchises.
The No. 2 exec at Zynga is trying to contain costs as the company shifts its weight into mobile gaming.
While Zynga is still technically losing money in the fourth quarter, its earnings report is cheering up the stock market.
About 350M crops are harvested every day in Zynga’s most popular social game.
Software giant Adobe is working hard to win over game developers to its Flash platform.
The social game has an original story and new gameplay features to expand the developer’s reach into the genre.
Analysts appear more bullish on the social-gaming giant after yesterday’s earnings call.
Zynga’s stock is rising in after-hours trading as a result of the better earnings and a stock buyback program.
Zynga’s FarmVille 2 is starting to look like a winner.
Sean Ryan says that Facebook gaming is becoming more diverse, and it will soon include a new wave of hardcore and midcore games.
Zynga is launching FarmVille 2 for those who want a better hands-on farming experience.
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Zynga closed its Unleashed event today in San Francisco with a hint of one of its big games to come: FarmVille 2.