Mafia Wars

  • Facebook Gangsters Rejoice: Zynga’s Mafia Wars 2 Goes Live

    Facebook Gangsters Rejoice: Zynga’s Mafia Wars 2 Goes Live

    Today is a good day to be a Facebook mafiosi. Zynga’s Mafia Wars 2 was originally expected to launch within the next few weeks, but the game has already gone live on Facebook and is ready for users to start building their massive criminal empires. We’ve already taken an in-depth look at what Zynga’s bringing to the table with their first direct sequel, but here’s a… Read More

  • Zynga Goes 3D With Crime World Facebook Game Mafia Wars 2; Launches In A Record 16 Languages

    Zynga Goes 3D With Crime World Facebook Game Mafia Wars 2; Launches In A Record 16 Languages

    As we reported a few weeks ago, Zynga is debuting a new version of its hit Facebook game Mafia Wars. Today, the social gaming giant is revealing all the details of the new, mobster-themed, crime-focused social game, Mafia Wars 2. The game itself is not live now, but will be available on Facebook within the next few weeks. Originally launched 2008, Mafia Wars allows players to build their… Read More

  • Zynga To Debut New, 3D Version Of Facebook Game Mafia Wars

    Zynga To Debut New, 3D Version Of Facebook Game Mafia Wars

    After launching new title Adventure World on Facebook, social gaming giant Zynga is revealing details about its next Facebook game—Mafia Wars 2. You can watch the trailer below. Originally launched 2008, Mafia Wars allows players to build their virtual criminal empires by collaborating with their friends to complete crime jobs, fight and rob other Mafia crews, run underground businesses… Read More

  • Zynga's Smashing Real World Mafia Wars Campaign

    Aviary’s Michael Galpert noticed something rather interesting in the East Village area of New York City this morning — all of the cars in the area had their windows tagged with the decal above. Of course, Zynga is promoting their new game crime-themed game, Mafia Wars Las Vegas. The decal reads: “A heist went down in your hood today. See it at MafiaWarsLV.com.” Read More

  • Zynga Launches Mafia Wars Las Vegas, Promises To Blow Up Real Armored Truck

    Officially launching today is the latest addition to the Zynga roster, Mafia Wars Las Vegas. Up in beta since July 21st, the mobster-themed game has exploded within the past week, and Zynga’s internal metrics are currently at the 3 million player mark. The meter has also registered 7 million Vegas gifts per day, 8.5 million casino properties being upgraded, and 1.5 billion jobs being done… Read More

  • So Mafia games are really popular?

    I guess Mafia games are a big hit these days. Zynga’s Mafia Wars, a multiplayer game that’s playable on social networks like Facebook, as well as the iPhone, has attracted some 4 million gamers to its clutches. (This, despite the fact that it’s more or less a rip-off of the earlier Mafia Life game.) Part of the game’s success, I think, can be attributed to the fact… Read More