Love is in the Word: Zynga's Words With Friends' Players Get ‘Flirty and Wordy' With a Romantic Poll Just in Time for Valentine's Day
Over 100,000 players surveyed in just 72 hours through game, show
nearly half flirt with the idea of love in Words With Friends
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Zynga, (NASDAQ: ZNGA), the world's largest social game developer, today
announced results from a survey showcasing Zynga's game of love. While
‘triple word score,' tiles and romance might not go hand-in-hand, Words
With Friends' players say differently. In just three days, more than
100,000 players were polled in game — showcasing the sheer mass of Words
In Zynga's favorite game of crossword combat, word warriors were
surveyed in Zynga's first poll about dating, doting and even cheating.
44% of players surveyed claimed they have gone for more than just the
gold in Words With Friends, and flirted with another player
in-game. Other interesting statistics include:
Say My [User] Name: 24% of players exchanged their Words
With Friends handle instead of a phone number.
Words With Benefits: One out of ten players say Words With
Friends has led directly to a hookup.
You've Got a HUGE…Vocabulary: 38% of players said they'd be
more willing to hook up with someone if they're good at Words With
Single and Ready to M-I-N-G-L-E: 40% of players said they would
date someone they met through the game.
I'm a Player and I Just Crush a Lot: 47% of players say they
are crushing on someone they are playing Words With Friends
with right now.
Have Mercy: 35% of players said they let their sweetheart win.
Before He Cheats: 43% of players said they have cheated on
someone…in the game.
Launched in July 2009, Words With Friends combines classic and
competitive word building with social gaming and provides fun and
(usually) friendly competition. If you want to flirt your way to love or
a triple word score, Words With Friends is available for free on
iOS and Android devices, as well as Facebook.
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Zynga Inc. (NASDAQ: ZNGA) is the world's largest social game developer
with more than 227 million monthly active users playing their games
which include CityVille, FarmVille, CastleVille, Indiana Jones Adventure
World, FrontierVille, Words With Friends, Mafia Wars, Mafia Wars 2,
Empires & Allies, Zynga Poker, Pioneer Trail, Cafe World, and Treasure
Isle. Zynga Inc. games are available on a number of global platforms
including Facebook, Google+, MySpace, Yahoo, Tencent, the iPad, the
iPhone and Android devices. Through Zynga.org, Zynga players have raised
more than $10 million for world social causes. Zynga Inc. is
headquartered in San Francisco. For more information, visit www.zynga.com
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Source: Zynga Inc.
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