*Zynga's Draw Something game show coming to CBS
[ x ] remove ads and scale site to 1080p+
[ x ] remove the ads & get mobile premium
pay whatever you want to upgrade
 
 

Zynga's Draw Something game show coming to CBS

7:00 PM on 06.17.2012  ·  Dale North@DaleNorth
0

I fell in love with, became addicted to and later swore off mobile drawing game Draw Something over the course of 3 days. I deleted the app, washed my hands of it, and never spoke of it again. Zynga paid about $200 million to acquire developers OMGPop right about the time when everyone else started to bail on it. About 4 million players bailed the same month I did.

So why not turn the property into a television game show? CBS has teamed up with Zynga to create a television game show pilot based on Draw Something. Believe it or not, CBS beat out Sony Pictures Television and Ryan Seacrest Productions in a bidding war for the rights.

Speaking of Seacrest, he joins on as an executive producer for the show, but won't be hosting, says Variety

Teams of celebs and regular users will get their scribble on in front of a live studio audience to earn money and prizes. There's an at-home play-along opportunity for viewers to play along and also win prizes.

 
 

Enlighten an uninformed cougar: FacebookTwitterRedditEmail
 

#Apple #Casual Gaming #Television #Zynga
 
 
 
[x] advertisement
 
 


Dale NorthFormer Dtoid EIC // Profile & Disclosures
Fronts8200Blogs 50Following30Followers366

I am Destructoid's former Editor-In-Chief. I love corgis. I make music. more
Trending on Destructoid:

 
 


Join the robot army! We're a family-owned site, updating multiple times a day (since 2006!) thanks to our Huge Members

kalidanthepalidan
kalidanthepalidan


Since 6:22 PM on 01.29.2008

Tornd
Tornd


Since 3:47 PM on 01.04.2013

EAPidgeon
EAPidgeon


Since 2:52 PM on 04.27.2012

totaro
totaro


Since 7:26 PM on 09.01.2013

 

Please login (or) make a quick account (free)
to view and post comments.





Three day old threads are only visible to verified humans - this helps our small community management team stay on top of spam

Sorry for the extra step!