Zynga Partners with NFL and Tiger Woods to Launch Sports Based Games

Zynga has entered into a partnership with National Football League and golf icon Tiger Woods to enter the sports category with the announcement of its new gaming brand- Zynga Sports 365- that is expected to publish sports-themed games.

NFL Showdown is currently available in select markets, “It is a manager-style mobile-first simulation game that offers sports enthusiasts a unique social experience that delivers authenticity, accessibility and competition,” according to the Zynga’s Blog Post.


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The company aims to create next-generation mobile football and golf games for consumers around the world. The licensing with the NFL Players Association ensures that the game bring  real NFL teams and athletes, including their names. A full global launch is planned before the occurrence of NFL season next month.

This announcements came as part of company’s second quarter 2014 financial report in which revenue went down 9 percent compared to the first quarter of 2014.

For more informations related to Zynga’s sports category, check Here.

For Zynga’s Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results, click Here.

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