This Week’s Facebook Winners and Losers: Ruby Blast Adventures Wins at…

Despite recent efforts to revitalize the game with an element of progression, Ruby Blast Adventures digs itself a 2 million player hole in this week's Facebook winners and losers. » 12/10/12 8:55am 12/10/12 8:55am

Zynga Brings Ruby Blast to iPhone Today, Bubble Safari Coming Soon

I guess today is the day for popular Facebook games to come to iOS. First's Candy Crush Saga, and now Zynga's increasingly popular gem tapper Ruby Blast arrives, tied-into but lacking the more recent features of its Facebook counterpart. » 11/15/12 11:00am 11/15/12 11:00am

Ruby Blast Adds a Heaping Helping of Adventure

Ruby Blast, Zynga's color-matching game that started life as a shameless clone of Bejeweled's Diamond Mine mode, has transformed itself into a shameless Diamond Mine clone with a difference, adding an extensive adventure mode on top of its regularly scheduled weekly tournaments. » 10/25/12 2:55pm 10/25/12 2:55pm

I Bought Facebook Credits This Weekend, and I am (Mostly) Not Ashamed

Until yesterday I prided myself on the fact that I never spent a single cent on Facebook's fake game money. Now that pride is gone, but the cause was just: I used real money to kick someone's ass. » 6/25/12 8:30am 6/25/12 8:30am

Zynga's Next Arcade Game is a Riff on Bejeweled's Brilliant Diamond Mine

When I'm not playing Drop7 on my subway rides through New York City, I am trying to burrow ever deeper into my second-favorite iPhone game, Bejeweled—specifically that game's Diamond Mine mode which challenges me to match gems in order to dig ever deeper down into the dirt at the bottom of my screen, as I race against… » 6/19/12 8:15am 6/19/12 8:15am