FarmVille, one of the first of Facebook's staple games, will cease operations after 11 years. The decision came after Adobe declared that it will stop distributing and updating Flash Player for all web browsers.
And, Facebook will hold supporting Flash games after December 31. The game will remain in playable until December 31, after that it will be completely shut down. According to creator Zynga, in-app purchases will be available until November 17.
FarmVille was launched on Facebook in 2009. It was a farming-simulation online game, which required players to plow, plant, harvest and raise livestock, along with all of their friends.
Apart from this game, Zynga has also announced the series games to FarmVille, FarmVille 2: Tropic Escape and FarmVille 3 on mobile.