From the Back Cover
Join the fun in FarmVille!
Start your farm and make it grow —here's what you need to know
This book is a little like seed corn — it has what you need to grow a productive crop! Set up your FarmVille account, get out and meet your virtual neighbors, see how to earn Farm Coins and Cash and what you should spend them on, and learn how to care for your livestock. Then see how to pursue blue-ribbon farming, participate in co-op jobs, and stay safe out on the virtual farm.
Discover the nuances — use FarmVille to relax, express yourcreativity, interact with others, or satisfy your need to compete
Meet the neighbors — find farmers among your Facebook friends, visit their farms, and give and receive gifts
Got a minute? Plant a field — learn to budget your time forFarmVille fun without shortchanging your real life
Bushels of fun — visit the Farmer's Market, learn to use bushels, start crafting, and earn Farm Coins from your crafted goods
Take your farm to new levels — "level up" quickly and unlock new game features
Open the book and find:
All about plowing, seeding,harvesting, and animal tending
FarmVille etiquette tips
Ways to earn Farm Coins and Cash
Shortcuts to a speedy harvest
What experience points areand how to get them fast
How to become a blue-ribbon farmer
How to get fun FarmVille mystery items
Tips for avoiding scams and staying safe while playing
Set up the game and start your farm
Customize your farmer avatar and interact with your neighbors
Shop at the FarmVille Market and use Farm Cash and Coins
IN FULL COLOR!
About the Author
created and manages FarmVilleFreak.com, the largest FarmVille fan site, where news, tips, in-game updates, and fixes for glitches are provided.
Kyle Orland is a contributing news editor for the premiere game development community Gamasutra.com and a freelance game journalist.