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Submitted by TFXR 456d ago | opinion piece

CityVille And Other Facebook/Social Games Need A New Genre: The MOMCOT

FleshEatingZipper writes: We’ve come up with so many different ways to brand them, but nothing so distinctive as to accurately pinpoint what kind of a game they are until you’ve already invested far too much time – or potentially given out your credit card number. From the same guy who brought you the November Release Death Schedule – or NeRDS – to describe the onslaught of games during the holiday comes MOMCOT, the new name for what we commonly call Zynga-likes. (Casual games, CityVille, FarmVille, PC)

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