You may have seen all the fuss about a game on Facebook and wondered why everyone likes to play Farmville. Farmville is a game where you can harvest crops, build your homestead and interact with other friends on their farm. It's no different from many other games but people like the interaction and enjoy sprucing up their farms so that their friends will be impressed. While some may find the invites and gifts annoying, to play Farmville is actually pretty entertaining.
What you'll need:
- Internet connection
- Facebook account
- Log in to Facebook. You'll have to have a Facebook account in order to play Farmville and this is where you start. Most likely you've already seen some of your friends playing the game.
- Search for Farmville. You can enter a search for Farmville or find one of your friend's links and click on that. It can be better to click their link because usually they have something free in the game that they are giving away when you see those types of status updates.
- Start a Farmville account. It's free but to play Farmville you'll have to allow it to access your basic information just like you do with any other Facebook app. You will go ahead and click "allow" in order to get started.
- Choose a gender. Once you're in the game you simply choose a gender to get started. You will then be able to choose a type of face, hair and clothing.
- Follow the tutorial. In order to play Farmville it isn't difficult to learn but there is a tutorial that helps you get started on the basics of the game. There, you will learn about neighbors, planting and harvest crops and keeping animals and buildings. You'll start out with the cash, crops and buildings that the game give you and expand upon that. The tutorial is interactive so it's not like you have to read a book to learn the game. Just follow along and learn how to keep your farm flourishing and profitable.
- Interact with friends. Part of the fun of playing Farmville is the interaction with your neighbors. These neighbors are people on your friend list that you can visit on Farmville and send and receive gifts.
You can now play Farmville with all of your Facebook friends and see what the fuss is about. Farmville is the most popular game on Facebook with millions of users so why not join the crowd and start playing?