Facebook is not just a networking platform for you, your friends and colleagues; it is also a great platform for excitement and fun. As of July 2011, Facebook has more than 750 million active users. Since Facebook created possibility for developers to make their own apps and Facebook games they have created really creative and funny games and action packed to play together with your friends.
In this article, I will give you an insight on most interesting and exciting Facebook games available on Facebook today that will surely knock your socks off. I recommend you to try these Facebook games for a better experience. Please feel free to comment if I missed out some Facebook games you think deserves to be in the list. If you are a WordPress user I recommend you also check out this collection of Facebook plugins for WordPress. Enjoy!
Facebook Games List To Knock Your Socks Off
1. Zynga Poker
Play Texas Hold’Em Poker with your Facebook pals. Sit down at a variety of high and low stakes rooms to play against strangers or play with your friends to gamble your way to the top. As an added bonus, get FREE Zynga chips every day that you play!
With this Facebook game, build mighty empires and form powerful armies! Become allies with your friends and defeat enemies together! Find lost artifacts and survive in nuclear Wastelands! The World is waiting for your domination – Total Domination!
Maple story – one of the newest Facebook games is – a massive multiplayer online role-playing game that is extremely popular. By making its way onto Facebook the franchise is expanding its player base and exploring new territory.
4. Gods War
GodsWar Online – one of the great Facebook games – is a 3D MMORPG based on Greek Mythology. The story traces back to the mythical age of Greece when the Gods, Human, Demigod, and Monsters existed in the same continent. In this mystic world, you may tour around all the spots described in Mythology to see the solemn Parthenon, you may feel the majesty of famed Greek cities and even access Gods’ territory, you may meet with legendary heroes: Heracles, Theseus, Easun.
5. Dream Planet
In Dream Planet – one of the most challenging Facebook games list item i have ever played you are tasked to build up your own floating island into a metropolis of activity. You start with a few inhabitants and some money to build your first few buildings. You can earn more money by upgrading and placing new buildings. Buildings are the lifeblood of your floating island, they provide you with coins and inhabitants.
One of the best Facebook games list picks when it comes to strategy. A mysterious being known only as The Raven has assembled powerful forces and used them to decimate your beautiful island nation. It’s safe to say that things aren’t going to well when Empires & Allies begins. So it’s your job to put things back to normal by building homes, collecting resources like wood and oil, and reassembling a military.
One of the most interesting facebook games list items I have ever played. CityVilleis Zynga’s most social game to date with new features that allow players to build a city, interact with friends’ cities, and build franchises with the help of their friends. The game follows on the heels of the widely-successful launch of FrontierVille, which currently has 28 million monthly users. CityVille is available in English, French, Italian, German, and Spanish on Facebook at CityVille.com.
This Facebook game is relatively similar to Gundbound. DDTank, more well-known by its nickname as Donald Duck Tank is a legendary piece of WW? military invention, which, after such a long time of going rusty in the arsenal, has somehow managed to roar back into life again and is all ready to dive into water for new military tasks against anyone you deem as a possible threat.
Inspired by monster-collection Facebook games like Pokemon or Digimon, Monster Galaxy starts you off as a trainer with one monster, called a “Moga”. Your goal is to wander the land and capture more Moga, while completing quests and leveling up. Doing so requires items, monsters’ unique powers and attributes, and help from other characters.
Come join on the frontier, where in this facebook game you’ll carve out a home in the wilderness and raise a family. There may be bears and snakes, but there’s gold too, and your fellow pioneers are there to help!
11. inFAMOUS Anarchy
Another one of those interesting strategy facebook games ever developed. Everything looks desperate in the post-apocalyptic world. All you behold is ruins and chaos in your beloved city of yore. However, the greedy evil forces won’t let it go. They want to squeeze the last gasp of life and wealth away. It’s now all up to you to decide the fate of your city. You choose between Good and Evil and then embark on a perilous epic adventure. You may run across a myriad of foes, including Militia Soldiers, ferocious Monsters, merciless Reapers and wicked bosses.
This is one of the high end Facebook games when it comes to 2d graphics. Trials of Elsworld, you choose your character from three options and then embark on your epic journey of battle and fun. You can use combo or other unique combat skills. When you win the final success of your role, the other two characters will be locked. This is the developer’s cunning trick to force you into inviting more friends by which you can unlock different roles to play.
City-building Facebook games are so popular nowadays. What makes this game unique and appealing is that you aim to build a civilization instead. You build all kinds of buildings. Different layouts will lead to different results. There are totally five distinct aspects you need to pay attention to, namely, culture, food, science, production, and gold. The aspect you focus determines how the civilization works.
One of the battle oriented facebook games. Drive in your own space ship, explore the mysterious alien realms, fight against hordes of aliens, and rise to the top in the fantasy world! Vorp is a multiplayer online battle arena game which you can never refrain from playing one more round. In order to outshine other gamers, you must battle for resources, the most important element for your further development. Blast asteroids and space junk so as to gather atoms and upgrade your ship. Choose either a single-player survival mode or a multiplayer death match mode to your liking! Hurry up to kill as many as enemies!
15. Knight’s Story
Knight’s Story is a Facebook game that combines different gameplay elements, each of which should not be much acclaimed. I should say the developer Anute is not enthusiastic of its first project Knight’s Story. Instead, Anute made game just for making game, never considering gamer’s feeling.
16. Twilight Wars
Twilight Wars is a multiplayer Facebook game online combat shooting which interweaves countless epic battles. Choose your camp, strengthen your convictions, stand by your comrades in battle, and leave blood and glory on the battlefield.
One of farm building inspired facebook games. The main activity in TrafficKing is growing the plants, and lots of them. To plant your seeds, you first need a freshly plowed plot of land, then plant the seed, wait for it to finish growing, and harvest it. Each plant takes a different amount of time to grow, which is shown when you buy it in the Black Market. You have to harvest your plants soon after they finish growing, otherwise they will get confiscated.
18. Battle Pirates
Take control of fleets and build your military base and engage yourself in the battle agaist other Facebook players on the high seas.
19. Roman Taxi
Being a taxi driver in ancient Rome must be exciting! Seems impossible, huh? It is true in the world of ‘Roman Taxi’, one of action facebook games. Taking famous passengers, (or, infamous ones) and collect the fees after a day’s hard work. Always, you can invite your friends in the game and compete your earnings with each other. Have fun!
20. Dungeon Overlord
Imagine you are an overlord in the dark frightening dungeon, can you survive and even turn the underworld sanctuary into your own realms? Can you conquer the world in the end? Well, these are all from the new Facebook games ‘Dungeon Overlord’. Be careful, your dungeon may be attacked any minute, so check it every hour.
Chronicles of Herenvale is a new text-based role facebook game released on Facebook by Mososh Inc. As the game is text-based, it requires a lot of reading and clicking that inevitably slows the pace of the game down. Definately awesome!
22. Zombie Party
One of the first things you’ll think of when playing Zombie Party, It is one of those facebook games inspired from a particular movie. Whereas the game name may indicate, Zombie Party isn’t much of a party, but a battle of survival in your own home, fighting off the undead with improvised weapons and whatever you can get your hands on.
23. Gardens of Time
Gardens of Time is an exciting new hidden object facebook game. Use your Time Machine to locate hidden objects throughout history, unravel the intrigues of a secret society, and protect the world from sinister forces!
24. Bejeweled Blitz
One of the most anticipated facebook games ever. Bejeweled has been played by more than 500 million people around the world, and has consumed 7 billion leisure time hours since 2000.
25. Zombie Lane
One of the coolest facebook games to be taken from a movie.Take back control of your neighborhood from Zombies! Equip a weapon of your choice and fight off the endless waves of the undead! Smack them with a shovel or take them down quickly with a shotgun.
26. Asteroids Online
Asteroids Online, the Facebook rehash of the classic space-war video facebook games, while keeping all the original merits intact, manages to wedge a few new chips in to make the graphics more appealing, the gaming process more interactive and the game play more gripping!
27. MindJolt Games
Play over 500 facebook games. Compete with your friends!At MindJolt games you can play any of the many Arcade, Puzzle, Strategy and Sports games we offer for free. Challenge your friends or play by yourself.Either way, you’re sure to have hours of fun.
28. Restaurant City
A Facebook game which you will cook your way to the top of your street and be the best cafe or restaurant out of all of your friends!
29. Millionaire City
One of the riches facebook games.Build your own dream city and become a MILLIONAIRE! Diamonds, mansions and own skyscrapers – all within reach in Millionaire City! Developed by Digital Chocolate.
30. Ninja Saga
One of my favorite facebook games ever.Experience the thrill and excitement of Ninja Saga,which starts with the mission of an adolescent kid aspiring to learn the ways of the Ninja to be recognized and acknowledged by everyone as a Kage.