Zynga, the company who produced the hugely famous games FarmVille and Friends has announced that with its latest game it will take things into a slightly different direction.
The famous game company announced today the worldwide release of its latest game called Empire & Allies.
The game is in the military strategy style and is available starting today on Android and iOS devices.
The company said that its latest game wants to challenge the players to design their ideal army and use the weapons to win the battle and save the world.
Empire & Allies was designed by a team of game developers led by the creator of FarmVille and CityVille, Mark Skaggs.
According to the company, the new game marks the entry into the world of action strategy games for mobile devices.
The worldwide release comes after the game was launched in beta version in nine countries over the past few months.
The beta version of the game was successful both critically and commercially, according to Zynga officials.
Players can team up with their friends in order to form alliances and create the best army.
The army can be made of tanks, troops, warplanes, helicopters and other modern and futuristic military technology.
The player needs to craft the base so that it can guard it against attacks from other players. Also, the player has to gather resources during the game in order to better save or conquer the world.
Skaggs, who is Zynga’s senior vice president of games, talked about the new game saying that Empires & Allies is full of action, excitement and is a fun game to play.
Also, according to Skaggs, Empires & Allies is different than other traditional strategy games that are available at the moment on mobile devices.
Skaggs added that:
“For us it’s all about the ‘BOOM’ — explosions, fun and strategy built on top of the modern military weapons of war.”
The company said that the new game will provide the players with an action strategy game that is a perfect combination of “depth and tactical control”, without complicating things; at the same time the game is fast and furious.
The creators of the game said that by talking to the players, they knew what the game should deliver.
The players want a modern and fun military strategy game that can be played on mobile.
Empires & Allies can be downloaded for free from the AppStore for iOS and from Google Play for Android devices.
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