Skip to content

Fire in the Hole! Leagues and New Battle Environments Coming Soon to Empires & Allies



Atten-hut! Commanders, be aware of the following new features coming soon to Empires & Allies! The dev team has been hard at work on new updates, and we’re proud to share a glimpse of what’s in store. Keep the engines running on your Apaches and A-10s, because the following features are launching in the coming weeks:

  • Get Ready for Leagues! Players will soon get a chance to compete for the rank of supreme commander. With our new Leagues system, players with the highest medal count in player-versus-player mode will have a chance to win special in-game rewards, including exclusive flags and more. With new League seasons starting every week, and six tiers of multiple ranks, battles in each League will be fast, furious and fair.
  • Explore New Terrains and Battlefields: Take a look above at one of the awesome new battlefields from our environmental artists. Artic terrains, along with lakes, ponds and roads will provide new challenges and dynamic battlefields for commanders to overcome. Each terrain will be added throughout the globe in player-versus-environment mode and its location matched to its real-world coordinates on the map.
  • More Events Inbound: We just wrapped up our first in-game event, challenging players to upgrade their HQ for a chance to earn gold and constructions boosts. More events are on the way in the coming weeks, so stay tuned to our Twitter, Tumblror Facebook channels for the next one. Our favorite event participants will also be featured on our weekly live stream “Firepower Fridays” at tv/empiresandallies

Empires & Allies continues to build an army of players since its global launch last month, and we thank all commanders for their loyal service and feedback to help make Empires & Allies the best modern military strategy game on mobile today. By the numbers, since launch players have waged a whopping 160 million battles and liberated  71 million countries. Keep taking the fight to the GRA, and download Empires & Allies today on the App Store and Google Play.

Check out the explosive Empires & Allies trailer for more.

Words With Friends Arrives on the Apple Watch!


Words With Friends_Apple Watch Overview

We’re proud to announce that Words With Friends can now be enjoyed on a wrist near you – download the world’s most popular mobile word game today on the Apple Watch!

As huge fans of Apple products we couldn’t resist the chance to bring Words With Friends to Apple’s most personal device yet. Words With Friends on the Apple Watch is a custom app designed to give players a lightweight and fun way to stay on top of their game and plan their next move. Players can now track their live games, view their game boards to strategize their next move and chat with in-game opponents right from their Apple Watch. Using Glances on the Apple Watch, players can swipe to see how many moves they have left, view notifications and pending chats and expand their vocabulary by accessing Word of The Day.

We’re committed to delighting our players by giving them more ways to enjoy Words With Friends – even if it means not having to take your phone out of your pocket. We hope you enjoy the new custom Words With Friends experience on the Apple Watch. Make your move, and download Words With Friends today on the App Store.

-Vaibhav Sahgal, General Manager, Words With Friends

Words With Friends - Apple Watch GameboardWords With Friends_Apple Watch NotificationsWords With Friends_Apple Watch Game DetailsWords With Friends Apple Watch_Games List

Something Puzzling is Coming to the Farm – Ready, Set, Swap!


Zynga is bringing a brand new adventure to the mobile farm with the launch of FarmVille: Harvest Swap. Starting today, FarmVille: Harvest Swap, a fast-paced and fun Match-3 puzzle game set within the charming world of FarmVille, is available to play worldwide.

In FarmVille: Harvest Swap, players journey through exciting challenges with help from popular FarmVille characters, swiping and swapping their way along a series of adventures. The scenario-based game brings never-before-seen challenges to farm life, including saving your barn from fire and navigating extreme weather conditions, as you travel along a progression map of dynamic, explosive 3-D puzzles.

A fresh take on the popular Match-3 genre, FarmVille: Harvest Swap gives players more choices on how to clear their gameboard than ever before. Whether it’s a swap-to-match, swipe-to-clear or uncovering power-ups, strategy and quick thinking are key to mastering each level. Two by two matching forms special crates to swipe in all eight directions, a feature not seen on any Match-3 game available today. Starting today, players can experience 160 exciting levels in 10 story-based regions including Barn’s a Blazing, Bunny Bonanza, Cold Snap, Chasing Chickens, Tornado Turmoil and Bad Doggie.

FarmVille: Harvest Swap is now available worldwide on the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, Google Play, Facebook and the Amazon App Store for Kindle devices.

Collect your corn, cabbage and more, and let the matching begin!