Running with friends

Running with friends: Zynga launches the first social game of 3D action

The social game developer Zynga has launched “Running with friends” for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This is the first social game of 3D action with players from around the world can break through in a hurry through the streets of Pamplona, ​​headquarters of the traditional annual bulls in San Fermin, while trying to overcome the speed and score of their friends.

Running with friends

This seventh installment of the network “With Friends”, besides being the first Zynga game focused on racing, offers new forms of social interaction and entertainment in this genre, the company says. “Running with friends’ includes social gaming components such as shift tournaments between friends and the ability to move up in the leaderboards objects jumping, crashing or sliding them to break.

With an easy gameplay mechanics, although difficult to master, the players compete to outdo their friends in three rounds. These should slide your finger vertically or horizontally in order to circumvent the stakes of the bulls, the city traffic, or even get bonus when riding on one of these beasts. As if this were not enough, also may choose one of the three runners available: a ninja, a dancer or a zombie.

Running with friends offers a number of features of social interaction and high speed racing with action items to keep the limit, such as the possibility of breaking down barriers or other players and thus get stars to increase your rating, get special power to help you get more points to take down runners, breaking things or jumping on the back of a bull, and sightseeing in Pamplona through 3D environments that change every turning corner.

Running with friends is a project designed in collaboration with Eat Sleep Play, the creators of the hit game Twisted Metal. Eat Sleep Play team provided support to Zynga for the concept and design of the game by creating a custom 3D engine as well as make available its extensive experience in animation with which give the game stunning graphics and increased social interaction.

The service is available in nine languages: English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Japanese, Korean, Traditional Chinese and Simplified Chinese. It can be downloaded in the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and will soon be available on Google Play.