Wow, your very own space station for $330k, sounds like a real bargain. Until you realize that it's located on Planet Calypso, a virtual world. Yes, in the midst of the great recession, someone actually paid $330,000 for a virtual space station.
Facebook games came on the scene approximately a year and half ago and have very quickly become the 800 pound gorilla of online gaming. Social games companies are the new darlings of the entertainment world.