inFamous Anarchy Tops This Week’s List of Emerging Facebook Games

Good things come to those who wait on this week’s list of emerging Facebook games as recorded by our traffic tracking service, AppData. At the top of the crop is inFamous Anarchy, a tie-in game for PlayStation 3 game inFamous 2, that nearly missed its launch window thanks to a outage of the PlayStation Network.

Even with that early set back, it looks like inFamous Anarchy is well on its way to classing out of our emerging list by breaking the 1 million monthly active user mark. The game’s real test will then come from how long it can continue to grow relative to other recent tie-in games’ life cycles — most notably, Dragon Age Legends, which never did quite break 1 million MAU.

Top Gainers This Week – Games

Name MAU Gain Gain,%
1. inFAMOUS Anarchy 969,552 +485,354 +100%
2. Akvaryum 834,209 +347,403 +71%
3. Feevo 769,123 +237,384 +45%
4. My Country 526,863 +220,033 +72%
5. Cooking Mama 804,667 +208,404 +35%
6. Shadow Fight 798,063 +199,499 +33%
7. Pet Tales 450,848 +181,528 +67%
8. Super Billares 971,262 +170,855 +21%
9. HotShot 930,162 +151,454 +19%
10. The Sims Social 580,626 +150,594 +35%
11. 英雄遠征-開心農場 495,638 +138,116 +39%
12. MMA Pro Fighter 665,618 +135,510 +26%
13. Mahjong Zen 915,694 +131,171 +17%
14. World Series Superstars: Baseball with MLB teams! 950,749 +99,540 +12%
15. 小小忍者 – 動漫主題網頁遊戲巔峰鉅作 100,800 +98,207 +3,787%
16. Megacity 433,898 +92,728 +27%
17. Martial Arts Masters 462,658 +90,105 +24%
18. 《千军破》华文版,最真实三国网游 101,306 +87,060 +611%
19. Crazy Taxi 996,646 +82,893 +9%
20. Bouncing Balls 561,107 +81,916 +17%

The rest of this week’s list sees a mix of genres and developers ranging from fighting games like Shadow Fight to arcade games like Bouncing Balls (a Snood clone). We observe Social Point’s continuing growth efforts, seen here in Mahjong Zen and Super Billares. The developer recently scored a round of funding totally approximately $3.4 million from Nauta Capital.

All data in this post comes from our traffic tracking service, AppData. Come back next week for our top weekly gainers by monthly active users on Monday, our daily active users on Wednesday, and the top emerging apps on Friday.

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One Response to “inFamous Anarchy Tops This Week’s List of Emerging Facebook Games”

  1. James Summers says:

    inFAMOUS Anarchy???? more like inFAMOUS Crime City if you ask me. The first several areas are exact copies of crime city’s first several areas.

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