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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Facebook, 3E by Mikal E. Belicove, Joe Kraynak

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Oh, the Games People Play!

Social games on Facebook are all the rage, but different games appeal to different people. In addition, the popularity of certain games tends to rise and fall. When poker was all the rage, Texas Hold’Em Poker was one of the most popular games on Facebook, followed closely by Mafia Wars. After some time, however, people began leaving the card table for FarmVille, where they could manage their own virtual farms in cyberspace.

In the following list, you get to sample the games that made the top-10 list while we were writing the book. We’d wager that by the time you read this, some of these games won’t make the cut, and new games will have risen to the top, but these top 10 give you a pretty good feel for the cross-section ...

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