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Home Online Game Rewards Players With Real Money For Virtual Thefts [Video]

To celebrate the launch of The Castle Doctrine, the creator set aside $3000 to divide among players.

Gaming & Play New American Express Card Earns Gamers Digital Points

A partnership with Riot Games brings in-game rewards to 'League of Legends' players through a system called RP+.

Design Microsoft Brings Popular iPhone Game To The Web

Originally introduced as an iOS app, the physics-based puzzle game is now playable online with Internet Explorer 10.

Advertising Facebook Introduces Bingo With Real Cash Rewards [Headlines]

In the UK, players on the social network who are 18 and over can play 'Bingo Friendzy' for money.

Technology Women Are More Dependent On Social Media Than Men [Headlines]

Results from a study of 2000 British people have shown that over 50% of women surveyed used social networking sites, versus only 34% of their male counterparts. It was also shown that women are more likely to be heavy online gamers.

Work Online Dating Site Integrates Game Play Into Matchmaking

Match.com is introducing seven games this summer designed to help members figure out whether they have chemistry together before going on a date.

Gaming & Play Are Online Gaming Sites Better Matchmakers Than Online Dating Sites? [Infographic]

How playing MMO games like World of Warcraft can help you find a date.

Technology Facebook Working With Developers To Test Its Credits For Websites

The social network hopes that its virtual currency will become a payment option across the internet.

Gaming & Play Gamers Beat Scientists To Solve Complicated Molecular Puzzle

Using an online gaming platform, team of gamers have managed to solve a molecular puzzle that could lead to a cure for AIDS.

Design Damp Gnatt Combine Design And Innovation In The Creation Of Their New Online Game

The latest offering from the gaming gurus is an online miniputt world to distract you at work.

Advertising Help Wanted: Professor Of Game Development - SCAD [Jobs We Love]

If you’re looking for a creative job (or need to find help), we recommend that you check out PSFK’s job listings regularly. Here is a new job at SCAD, in Atlanta, Georgia, just listed on the service.

Luxury Researchers Predict Online Gamers Behavior In World Of Warcraft

Researchers from NCSU have developed a way of predicting what a player will do next, with up to 80% accuracy.

Home This Week in Brand Strategy & Advertising

PSFK curates some of the brand strategy, digital and creative advertising news and ideas that caught our attention this past week.

Luxury Virtual Space Station Sold For $330,000

A player in the outer space themed MMORPG Planet Calypso has purchased the Crystal Palace Space Station, a popular destination within the game's universe, for the sum of $330,000 or 3.3 million in Project Entropia currency.