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4 Top Rated Pop Cap Games of All Time

After Pop Cap’s decision to release Zombies vs Plants 2 (a sequel of its most favored game) in the first half of 2013 was announced, it successfully attracted the world’s attentions with such good news. However, Pop Cap once again turned out to be eye-catching with a piece of bad news: EA’s decision to downsize Pop Cap. Though there are various top-rated Pop Cap games in the market, Pop Cap is actually going through a difficult time.

As the social and mobile gaming arm of EA, Pop Cap never fails to surprise the world with numerous top rated Pop Cap games. Generally speaking, those top rated Pop Cap games are featured by easy operation, funny content, weird characters and irresistible charms. Consequently, players tend to control the zombies, the plants or the frogs with a few mouse clicks for hours without getting tired. Moreover, those small-storage top rated Pop Cap games can bring players extraordinary entertaining experience.

Therefore, this post will present users 4 top-rated Pop Cap games of all time designed for the sake of entertainment. Various versions of those top rated Pop Cap games are released to guarantee users can enjoy them on various game consoles. To play those games on Android mobile, download the APK version and to play them on computer, download corresponding Flash games.

1. Zombies vs Plants

Zombies vs Plants

Since its release in Apple Store, over 300,000 copies of Zombies vs Plants were sold in nine days, making it the fastest-selling Pop Cap game. Although there are various versions of Zombies games, Zombies vs Plants is probably the most influential Zombies game. Moreover, since various modes are provided in this Pop Cap game, players can act as the plants in Adventure Mode or as zombies in Survival Mode.

In this tower-defense game, players need to deploy various plants in the garden to prevent invading the brain-lust zombies. Also as the plant differs, its function varies. Sunflower is an energy provider which provides the sunlight needed to plant other plants, the bean shooter; Cherry Bomb is an instant killer; Wall-nut is an obstacle for zombies to get players more deploying time and Snow Pea can shoot and slow down zombies. With different combination of those plants, the attack effects vary.  

2. Zuma

As a top rated Pop Cap game, Zuma is featured by its ancient background, mysterious Indian music and weird-looking frog. To win this shooting game, players need to wipe out all color balls on the tunnel who marches forward continuously. Since three balls of the same color in a row will lead to the elimination of those balls, players need to execute accurate shootings to make sure they can hit the balls with the same color. Of course, along with the increasing levels of this game comes the accelerating speed of the moving balls.

3. Bejeweled

As a title-matching puzzle Pop Cap game, Bejeweled performs quite well in the market with over 75 million-copy sales and 150 million downloads. Since three diamonds of the same shape in a row can help players to earn bonus, players need to make as many horizontal or vertical chains as possible. There are two modes provided in the Pop Cap game naming Normal and Time Trial. Since no time limitation is provided in Normal mode, the game ends when no chains are available. Time Trial requires players to operate find the chains as quickly as possible to earn extra time. When time runs out, the game ends.

4. Bookworm

Bookworm is a word-forming Pop Cap game designed for puzzle game lovers. Once players start the game, a list of letters will be shown in tiles. What players get to do is to start from a letter and then move to the next neighing letter to form a word. The longer word they produce, the higher bonus they get. There are also two modes in Bookworm, Classic and Action. Classic mode provides players numerous times to form words while Action mode requires players to remove red tiles as soon as possible.

Therefore, those are the four top rated Pop Cap games of all time. For those players who are interested in them, they may just as well download corresponding versions of those games for their game consoles. Moreover, for any better ideas on this, you are welcomed to share with us in the message board below.

2 Apps to Record Flash Game for YouTube

Featured by rough video quality and simple operations, Flash game still plays an important role in the gaming field. Abundant in quantity and small in storage, Flash game is much favored by players. Moreover, players can not only find the Flash version of NES games like Super Mario but also Flash version of the latest games like FIFA 2012. However, not all the Flash games are easy to play.

“Are there any tips on Flash game Crimson Room?” Since there are difficult Flash games, various questions like the above one are asked to seek for guidance. If you happen to be good at this Flash game, you may just as well record the Flash game and then upload the recorded video to YouTube. Recording Flash game for YouTube is not only a time-saving method but also an efficient and simple way to help those green hands out.

However, to record Flash game for YouTube, we need the support of a powerful video reorder that can export the video as Flash video for YouTube. Therefore, this post will present you two apps to help you manage it.

I. Moyea SWF to Video Converter

Though Moyea SWF to Video Converter is not a screen recorder, it enables you to record the Flash game and then convert the recorded video to FLV file for YouTube. You can manage it with just a few clicks, follow those steps.

1. Download the Flash game from the Internet with Moyea Free Flash Downloader.

2. Open Moyea SWF to Video Converter, click “Browser…” button and then choose “From Folder” option to import the downloaded Flash game.

Import SWF

3. Click “Export” tab, check “Video” and then set the output video as FLV file for YouTube in the drop-down menu of “Style“.

SWF to FLV

4. Click “Settings” button in the “Export” tab to enter Settings panel. Then set corresponding video parameters like video size and video codec.

Customize video

5. Click “Convert” tab to enter a new panel. Then click “Play and Capture” when you start playing and click “Finish” button when you have finished the Flash game. After that, the recorded video will be converted to FLV file for YouTube soon.

Start recording

II. Screencast-O-Matic

Screencast-O-Matic is a powerful screen recorder that enables you to record the Flash game freely. Moreover, one can keep the recorded video as YouTube video and even upload the video to YouTube automatically.

1. Download and launch Screencast-O-Matic and then open the web page where the Flash game rests.

2. Then customize the recording area as the same size of the window with the cursor. Click the red button in the panel to start the capturing.

Set recording area

3. Press “”Alt+P” button in the keyboard to pause. After that, click “Done” button to finish the recording process.

Record flash game

4. Click “Publish to YouTube HD” icon, fill in the necessary information including “Title“, “Description“, “YouTube Account“, etc. and then click “Upload to YouTube” button.

Publish to YouTube

Those are the two apps for you to record Flash game for YouTube. In general, they all gain their advantages and disadvantages. Moyea SWF to Video Converter is a more powerful tool to help you record Flash game and Screen-O-Matic can help you to record various other games besides Flash game.

As Jelly Bean Rejects, Adobe Flash Retreats

What has happened to Adobe Flash in 2012? The new iPad had turned it down; Android mobile running Android 4.1 had abandoned it and even Windows 8 only desired to provide limited support to it. Today, bad news for Adobe Flash spread that Adobe Flash would not be available on Google Play store from August 15. In other words, no more Adobe Flash for Android mobile users in the future.

No mobile Flash for Jelly Bean

For Android mobile users who have installed mobile version of Adobe Flash before August 15, they can continue to enjoy the fun provided by Adobe Flash. However, they may fail to receive updates to mobile Flash quite often or get brand new functions of mobile Flash after Adobe decides to put more focus on HTML 5 last year.

In 2011, Adobe Flash surprisingly decided to cease further researches on Adobe Flash Player and paid more attention on HTML 5. It also announced that support to Android system above Ice Cream Sandwich would not be excluded in its plan. After Android 4.1 was presented along with Google Nexus 7, Jelly Bean turned out to be a favored choice for popular Android devices. This is a potential reason that why Google Play store turned Adobe Flash down.

Adobe Flash started its support to mobile running Android 2.2 and ended its support to mobile running Android 4.0. Till now, above 98.5% mobile are running systems within this range. Among them, mobiles running Android 2.3 account for 60.6%. Moreover, Adobe Flash is a necessity to watch online videos or play online Flash games. Consequently, users need to figure out other ways to play Flash game on Android mobile when they have mobiles running systems out of the range or when they fail to install mobile Flash on time.

As the dominator in the market, why does Adobe Flash fall into sudden death? The rising of HTML 5 is one reason and the mistakes made by Adobe Flash is another. There are several reasons that had led to the fall of Adobe Flash. For one thing, Adobe never took mobile market seriously which made mobile Flash far less powerful than its computer version. For another, Adobe got a wrong market strategy in the beginning by pricing money on mobile Flash while providing Adobe Flash for free on computers.

Starting from the rejection from Google Play store, Flash as a ubiquitous video standard on the mobile web will gradually cease to exist. However, good news for Adobe is that Adobe Air is seeing a promising market. Adobe Air is mostly used to turn Flash game to APK game for Android devices.

4 Different Versions of NBA Game

In summer, people can not only enjoy the pleasure brought by summer movies like The Avengers and Snow White and Huntsman, but also the thrilling provided by 2012 NBA Playoffs. After the surprising fails of Lakers and Bull, the competitions for 2012 NBA Playoffs are turning white hot.

As the most promising competitor, Miami Heat is now facing a tough competitor, Boston Celtics. In today’s game, Rajon Rondo once more stopped James and Wade’s success with a clutch goal. Now Boston Celtics and Miami Heat are standing at the same starting line again with more and more attention being paid to their matches.

As one of the most successful and famous sport events, NBA is an integration of entertainment, competition and commerce. The influence of NBA also extends to other fields like film and gaming fields. Various basketball movie and NBA games are made in those days. This post will have a view at four different versions of NBA game.

1. Tecmo NBA Basketball

Tecmo NBA Basketball

As a game designed for FC, Tecmo NBA Basketball includes all players in 1992-93 NBA season. Not only is Michael Jordon available in the game but also Magic Johnson. All the players are designed based on their performance in NBA. For example, Michael Jordon is good at mid-range shot while Bird at three point shot.

Besides that, modes like season game and all-star game are also available in Tecmo NBA Basketball. Background music and difficult level of the game can be chosen manually. However, you need to play the game continually for the championship because no saving process is available.

2. NBA Live series

NBA Live 10

The sport games produced by EA Sports are usually of high competiveness in the market. Like FIFA series, NBA Live series is also quite popular in the world. EA Sports used to produce NBA Playoffs series in the early 1990s and then replace it with NBA Live series in 1995. It is said that NBA Live series will return with NBA Live 13 in 2012 after three-year departure.

If you are a NBA fan, you probably have already played NBA Live game. Each year, EA Sports will release the latest NBA Live game with new members added. In NBA Live, you cannot choose quick game mode, dynasty mode and playoffs mode but also trading players to make a perfect team you want. Another funny thing is to create a player and make him famous step by step.

3. NBA 2K series

NBA 2K11

The only competitor with NBA Live series is NBA 2K series. Beginning in 1999, the series is developed and released annually. More importantly, NBA 2K series has finally exceeded NBA Live series in achievements in recent years. The vivid video images and excellent special effects force NBA Live to polish and push off the release of its latest game in order to compete with NBA 2K series.

NBA 2K11 was the first installment in the franchise to have support for stereoscopic 3D screens so that users can have a better gaming experience. You will find it hard to get a point in NBA 2K series if you knows nothing about gaming strategies and basketball tactics. Usually the final result is decided by a clutch goal from either you or your competitor.

4. NBA Spirit

As is known to all, Flash game is usually small in storage but funny in content. Besides that, the operation is also quite simple. Therefore, Flash game is a good choice as a relaxing game. NBA Spirit is a Flash game that you need to operate with just a few clicks. It is basically a three point shooting game that needs users to shoot from different angles. To some extent, NBA Spirit can help you to improve your basketball skills. If you like it, you can download the Flash game.

Those are the four versions of NBA game. If you like them you can try to play them. Any other good thoughts on this, you are welcomed to share with us in the message board below.