CityVille For Dummies [NOOK Book]

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Join the fun! Explore creative options and make new friends in CityVille

Ever dream of becoming mayor of your own city? You can, in CityVille! Here's how to get started with this free Internetgame, build your own virtual city and make it prosper, discover creative ways to design and beautify your community, and interact with other CityVille players around the world. Some folks find it's like taking a virtual ...

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CityVille For Dummies

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Overview

Join the fun! Explore creative options and make new friends in CityVille

Ever dream of becoming mayor of your own city? You can, in CityVille! Here's how to get started with this free Internetgame, build your own virtual city and make it prosper, discover creative ways to design and beautify your community, and interact with other CityVille players around the world. Some folks find it's like taking a virtual vacation!

  • A city is born — access the CityVille app via your Facebook account, invite your friends to join, and navigate CityVille

  • Choose your goals — decide whether you want to play for competition, creative expression, social interaction, escape, or some other reason

  • Begin building — add housing and businesses to generate population and income for your city

  • Make some Cash — even virtual cities need funding; earn City Coins from farm crops and goods from your shipping operations

  • Be neighborly — find and add neighbors, visit neighboring cities, and open franchise businesses

Open the book and find:

  • Suggestions for planning your game time

  • How to earn City Coins and Cash

  • City decorating tips

  • How to manage Energy

  • Advice on choosing crops and buildings

  • What to do when things go wrong

  • How to sidestep CityVille scams

  • Tips for becoming an effective Mayor

Learn to:

  • Access CityVille from Facebook

  • Complete quests and interact with neighboring cities

  • Build roads and buildings, run businesses, and expand your city

IN FULL COLOR!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118107904
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 5/18/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 288
  • File size: 35 MB
  • Note: This product may take a few minutes to download.

Meet the Author

Kyle Orland is a contributing news editor for premiere game development community Gamasutra and a freelance journalist. A gaming expert, he is also coauthor of FarmVille For Dummies.

Michelle Oxman is a copywriter and consultant who helps businesses maximize ROI through social media marketing.

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Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: Basic City Living.

Chapter 1: Welcome to CityVille.

Chapter 2: Getting Set Up to Play.

Chapter 3: Navigating CityVille.

Chapter 4: Using the Build Menu.

Chapter 5: Starting Your City Right.

Chapter 6: Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

Part II: Seeking Your CityVille Fortune.

Chapter 7: Managing Your Resources.

Chapter 8: Completing Quests.

Chapter 9: Building an Effi cient City.

Part III: Staying Safe and Up to Date on CityVille.

Chapter 10: Staying Secure and Finding Support.

Chapter 11: Technical Matters: Troubleshooting and Game Enhancements.

Part IV: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 12: Ten Go-To Items.

Chapter 13: Ten Common City Types.

Chapter 14: Ten Habits of Highly Effective Mayors.

Index.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 1, 2011

    WOOT!!!!!!

    First comment!!!!!!!!!! By the way this is useless.

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    Posted January 29, 2012

    Huh?

    weird......

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