Zynga Launches Draw Something 2 to Bring Players a Game-Changing Social
Re-Imagined Mobile Hit Introduces New Ways to Draw, Play and Share With Live
and Fun New Drawing Tools – Available Today Exclusively on iPhone, iPad & iPod
SAN FRANCISCO, April 25, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Zynga (Nasdaq:ZNGA), the
world's leading provider of social game services, today announced the global
launch of Draw Something 2, a new social mobile game from the team that
brought the world the original Draw Something. The new Draw Something 2 is
social at its core, introducing a live feed where players can share, 'like' or
comment on drawings, and follow friends, artists and celebrities. Draw
Something 2 introduces new ways to play and draw, featuring a collection of
new drawing tools to inspire players of all levels – from stick-figure
doodlers to bona fide artists – to express themselves with new patterns,
textures and colors. Draw Something 2 is available today on the App Store for
iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, and coming soon to Google Play.
The original Draw Something, played by over 100 million people worldwide,
captured the imagination of players with its turn-based gameplay and sense of
humor. Draw Something 2 is a completely re-imagined take on the original that
brings players an entirely new social experience and new dimensions of play.
Draw Something 2 has something for everyone, from players who like to draw to
those who prefer to guess as well as those who just like to check out the art
for a little inspiration. The game introduces Daily Draw and Daily Guess as
well as a Free Draw option, which provides artists the freedom to draw
whatever inspires them.
"Draw Something 2 is a new kind of experience that blurs the line between
games and social apps, yet it builds on the magic that made the original one
of the most popular mobile game franchises in the world," said Travis Boatman,
senior vice president of mobile at Zynga. "Draw Something 2 gives people a
creative way to connect with friends by drawing, sharing and checking out the
feed. We couldn't be more proud of the New York mobile team that crafted the
Draw Something 2 offers a broad new palette of features including:
*Live Social Feed – Follow friends, celebrities and discover new artists –
there's always something new, funny and inspiring to check out. Join in
the conversation by liking or commenting on drawings. And tap on the
drawings to watch an instant replay of how they were created.
*Your Own Gallery – Keep a collection of all of your creations in one place
and check out galleries from your favorite artists, celebrities and
*New Drawing Tools – Limitless creativity at your fingertips with new
textures and patterns like zebra, plaid and camouflage, and new tools like
the 8-bit pixel pen, sparkle pen, stamps, highlighter, crayon and more.
Plus, choose from over 100 vibrant colors.
*Free Draw – Feeling truly creative? Try out the new tools and colors to
draw anything your heart desires, and share your amazing talents with the
community or via email, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
*New Ways to Play – Whether you like to draw or guess Draw Something 2 lets
you play the way you want and rewards you for it – earn coins for playing
the Daily Guess and Daily Draw.
*Tons of New Words – With thousands of new words and phrases, there are
plenty of options to draw notable people or things and stay current on pop
Draw Something 2 is currently available in six languages, including: Swedish,
Spanish, German, French, Brazilian Portuguese and English.
Draw Something was the largest social mobile game of 2012 with over 10 billion
drawings made. The game quickly became the number one game in 84 countries and
is still played each day by millions. It made Apple's '2012 Best Of' list as
the number three paid and fee app, behind only Facebook and YouTube.
Draw Something 2 is available for free from the App Store on iPhone, iPad and
iPod touch or atwww.AppStore.com.
Game logo, images and video can be found here. For additional information,
please contact email@example.com and follow us on Twitter.com/zynga and
Twitter.com/wedrawsomething. More information can also be found via the Zynga
blog at http://blog.zynga.com/.
About Zynga Inc.
Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq:ZNGA) is the world's leading provider of social game
services with 253 million monthly active users playing its games, which
include Zynga Poker, Words With Friends, Scramble With Friends, Gems With
Friends, Draw Something, FarmVille 2, ChefVille, CityVille, Bubble Safari and
Ruby Blast. Zynga's games are available on a number of global platforms,
including Facebook, Zynga.com, Google+, Apple iOS and Google Android. Zynga is
headquartered in San Francisco, California. Learn more about Zynga at
http://blog.zynga.com or follow us on Twitter and Facebook.
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things, the launch of Draw Something 2 on additional platforms, features for
the game, the success of the game and the ability of our players to connect
through games. The success of the matters covered by such forward-looking
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predicted or implied.Factors that could cause or contribute to such
differences include, among other things, changes in player interests, our
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