2020 isn’t the only thing nearing its end Thursday. The last day of the year is also FarmVille’s last day, one of the original days.
Farmville, which allowed players to grow colorful cartoon farms by nurturing crops and caring for livestock, had 30 million players a day at its peak. But the game developerIn September, it was closing the game on December 31, and is a victim of Adobe’s decision to stop distributing and updating Flash Player for web browsers, which in turn led to Facebook announcing it would end support for Flash games on its platform.
Writing on the wall for longer. In 2017, Facebook – with Plan to end flash support By December of this year.Apple, Google, Microsoft and Mozilla – announced
Once it has become the de-facto standard for websites to play games, stream video, and render animations via browser software, Flash Player has become unwanted by many companies and tech organizations, who mock the plugin as a battery burden and a security vulnerability. Its popularity has waned in recent years as more of the online video industry has shifted to HTML5, an evolved language that can run graphics without plugins.
And if you really want to continue with fake farming, there are other options. The company will continue to run FarmVille 2: Tropic Escape and FarmVille 2: Country Escape, and says players can look forward to the upcoming global launch of FarmVille 3 for mobile.