Got a few minutes to kill? Why not unwind with a free webgame? For your gaming convenience, we've assembled the week's new releases on Yahoo! Games in this handy roundup.
Social games like Farmville and Mafia Wars are all well and good, but sometimes you want a slick sci-fi scenario to sink your teeth into. That's where Edgeworld comes in. As the commander of a colony on the politically-fragmented planet of Cerulea IV, you must build up your defenses, negotiate alliances with other players, and assemble awe-inspiring armies of marines and war-machines. The visual style recalls Starcraft, but the gameplay is a bit friendlier, easing you into the game mechanics with numerous starter quests.Read More »from The Week in Webgames: Space strategy gets social