This Week’s Top Headlines from Inside Social Games

insidesocialgames_logo21Check out the top headlines and insights this week from Inside Social Games – tracking all the latest developments at the intersection of games and social platforms.

Monday, September 28, 2009

New Games Portal: Arcade Warfare
Chinese Developers Move Up as FarmVille hit 50M This Week
Video: Industry Leaders Talk Monetizing Virtual Goods
Oneforty’s Twitter App Store Makes Games Easier to Find

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

AppBank Lets Users Create Apps and Make Money at the Same Time
Urban Rivals Makes Microtransactions Less Micro
When Will Social Gaming Company Zynga Go Public?
Connect the Orbs with Puzzle Game The Plateau

Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Joy Ride to be First Freemium Game for Xbox Live
Zynga to Partner with InComm for Prepaid Virtual Currency Cards?
Zynga’s New Café World Game Takes on Playfish’s Restaurant City
Playdom To Introduce Pre-Paid Cards in Retail Stores — with InComm
Booyah Raises $5 Million; Our Q&A with CEO Keith Lee

Thursday, October 1, 2009

The Top 25 Facebook Games for October 1, 2009
The Top 25 MySpace Games for October 1, 2009
Playdom: “Upwards of $50 Million” in Annual Revenue, and Growing
Calcuating How Playdom is Making $50M from 28M Users

Friday, October 2, 2009

The Hierarchy: A New Role-Playing Spy Game from Serious Busines
Rixty’s Cash-for-Virtual Goods Service Bringing In More Gaming Revenue
Social Gaming Roundup: Littlest Pet Shop, Offerpal Surveys, Mochi Payments, MyYearbook Charity
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