The sequel to one of the most popular social games, FarmVille, has just been released on Android platform. Zynga’s FarmVille 2 is now available for download for free assuming that you own a compatible device and live in one of the select countries where the game has been released.
As AndroidPolice points out, the new FarmVille 2: Country Escape game is only available for download in select countries, so only a limited few Android users will be able to download it.
Zynga has decided to follow the same pattern as other well-known mobile game developers and publishers and release an early version of FarmVille 2: Country Escape with the sole purpose of testing the game for free and squashing any bugs affecting it.
This is the main reason that FarmVille 2: Country Escape has been put on Google Play Store in various countries. Unfortunately, there’s no word on when exactly the game will be rolled out worldwide, but we can expect an official announcement from Zynga in the next couple of week.
Android users should keep in mind that this is not a port of the Facebook version of FarmVille 2, so you might as well enjoy both versions of the game.
It is also worth mentioning that while FarmVille 2: Country Escape is free to play, Zynga has confirmed that it has enabled in-app purchases for additional content and premium currency. It appears that there are in-app purchases ranging from $0.99 to $99.99.
FarmVille 2: Country Escape takes place on a coastal environment and allows players to craft a variety of baked goods and harvest various types of crops along their favorite fruits and vegetables.
More importantly, Zynga has confirmed that the game comes with an Anonymous Mode, which doesn’t require players to connect to Facebook. Moreover, Android users will be able to play FarmVille 2: Country Escape even when not connected to the Internet.
Obviously, you will be able to get the most out of FarmVille 2: Country Escape by playing with friends and connecting to Facebook. Thus, Zynga has announced that Android players will be given the opportunity to participate in special offers, events, and programs from its partners.
You can now download FarmVille 2: Country Escape for Android 1.3.35 for free via Google Play Store. Keep in mind that the game should be fully compatible with most devices powered by Android 4.0.3 and up. As mentioned earlier, the game is only available in select countries.