The World of Online Games

Internet brings to its users a whole world of entertainment. It is in the form of videos, music, movies, games and many more. Online games are one of the most popular forms of entertainment. These attract young as well as the old. There are different kinds of games which suits different age groups. There won’t be any difficulty in playing these and once you start playing most of these are addictive. You won’t ever feel like stop playing them.

The evolution of the online games is from the origin of Flash and Java along with the popularity of internet. Different websites make use of these soft wares and thus popularizes new and different varieties of games. The online ones are either bought or can be accessed freely. Certain games charge a certain amount of money every month. But there is no need to worry as one can access many games freely as well. Free ones are very popular. It’s very easy to find such games. They are of wide varieties which include war games, puzzles, adventure and many more exciting ones.

The games which are available online brings forth a way to relax after lots of stressful work. Even kids are attracted towards the games available on the internet. To attract the kids most of the game developers tend to make use of popular cartoon characters. Dressing and fighting like their favorite cartoon characters is something that every child likes to do. Though single player games are available online, many people prefer to engage in multi player games. This is more entertaining. This is one of the major reasons why many people prefer playing online.

The games online makes use of graphics and virtual worlds. This invites a plethora of people to play. With the huge popularity of social networking sites the number of people playing online games has increased. Most of the games of networking sites make use of recent technologies.

Anyone with a computer and an internet connection can access the huge world of games. Every day new games are included into the list of the existing ones. One can easily find a game of one’s choice. Most of the games are not difficult to play. Games meant for children can mostly played using the arrow keys of the key board. Children get easily addicted to the games. So, it is better to control them. Online games actually open a new world where you can relax and dream at the same time.

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Online Gaming – Favourite Activity

Games that anyone can play over the internet are called as online games. A variety of online games is available and one can easily play any game as per his or her interest. Following are the categories in which we can classify games:

MMORPG – Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game
Example – World of Warcraft

MMORTS – Massively Multiplayer Online Real-Time Strategy
Example – Shattered Galaxy and Mankind

MMOFPS – Massively Multiplayer Online First-Person Shooter
Example – World War II Online and PlanetSide

MMOSG – Massively Multiplayer Online Social Game
Example – The Sims Online and Second Life

These online games have now become the source of real entertainment not only for children but also for adults. We all know that “an idle mind is the devil’s workshop”, so to get rid of wicked thoughts and to overcome boredom, one should opt for online games. These games are real stress busters and ultimate source of entertainment. We can not only play games but we can interact with other players also. We can expand our social network with the help of online games, as we get various different options while playing.

These days the most famous online games among everyone are “Zynga Games”. Favorite online Zynga games are:

– FarmVille
– Cafe World
– FishVille
– Texas HoldEm Poker
– Mafia Wars
– PetVille
– YoVille
– Street Racing
– Roller Coaster Kingdom
– Vampire Wars

Zynga games were introduced by “Mark Pincus”. He founded Zynga in 2007 with a vision to provide gaming as a platform for social networking. We all have seen a Dog as a Zynga logo, but most of us didn’t actually know that Zynga was named after Pincus’ beloved American bulldog, Zinga.

We can create our own “Avatar” in some of these online games. It’s very exciting to be the part of virtual world where we can play, shop, earn, fight, do farming and even cook food. Facebook, Tweeter, iBibo and other social networking sites are the platform to access these games. To play these games we need not to download them, we just need to login to our social network accounts and start playing.

Brief description of few games:

FarmVille – This is a farm simulation game where we can cultivate various crops, fruits and trees. It’s very exciting being a virtual farmer.

Cafe World – In this game we can cook and serve different types of dishes and earn virtual money in the game to expand our cafĂ©’s infrastructure.

YoVille – In this game first of all we create out Avatar and then we start playing. We shop in this game to decorate our home, can even visit factory to do some work and earn virtual currency. This is an exciting game where we can watch our Avatar performing different tasks.

Mafia Wars – In this game, one has to make a virtual mafia world to compute with other mafia gangs. There are several places defined to perform tasks in this game. According to the level of mafia gang we can perform tasks. Great amount of virtual money can be earned in this game. More gang members make more powerful mafia team.

In the end I would like to conclude that all these online games are meant for our entertainment and we should not use these games as a platform for hurting someone or to irritate someone. All these games have TOS; anyone violating these conditions may be banned from playing. Please be sure to play with integrity. Have a rocking experience while playing online games

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