Adventure World Debuts in the Top 10 on This Week’s List of Fastest-Growing Facebook Games by MAU

Zynga’s newest game, Adventure World, debuts on our rankings at number 10 a week after launch, but it’s still The Sims Social and Zuma Blitz leading the list of fastest-growing games by monthly active users.

In other Zynga growth news, FarmVille gets a slight lift this week just as its second major expansion launches while Pioneer Trail is now officially larger in MAU and daily active users than its FrontierVille parent was at the point of the expansion’s launch. Zynga’s overall user base across all its apps and games has remained fairly consistent in MAU for the past 30 days while DAU has dropped slightly.

Top Gainers This Week – Games

Name MAU Gain Gain,%
1.  The Sims Social 51,469,725 +15,449,756 +43%
2.  Zuma Blitz 5,747,149 +1,513,362 +36%
3.  Social Empires 6,172,115 +1,099,962 +22%
4.  FarmVille 36,488,617 +726,328 +2%
5.  Pioneer Trail 20,750,272 +718,699 +3%
6.  Magic Land 3,744,090 +657,450 +21%
7.  Diamond Dash 12,146,873 +642,286 +6%
8.  Mystery Manor 3,634,534 +642,113 +21%
9.  Adventure World 6,677,184 +547,169 +33,002%
10.  水果忍者 1,981,635 +425,761 +27%
11.  DoubleDown Casino- Free Slots, Blackjack & Poker 4,195,847 +346,277 +9%
12.  Tetris Battle 5,482,363 +297,765 +6%
13.  Monster World 8,985,858 +294,811 +3%
14.  Happy Pets 3,291,191 +282,286 +9%
15.  Zoo World 8,735,162 +280,473 +3%
16.  Total Domination: Nuclear Strategy 2,176,071 +265,025 +14%
17.  Baby & Me 1,885,307 +258,180 +16%
18.  Mahjong Saga 4,192,020 +257,450 +7%
19.  HotShot 1,898,961 +241,685 +15%
20.  BINGO Blitz 2,549,961 +240,159 +10%

As for how Adventure World’s launch pattern stacks up to Empires & Allies before it (and CityVille before that), it’s a couple million MAU shy of what Empires & Allies managed in 10 days’ time. It may be that overall growth potential is higher, however, as Adventure World seems like the kind of game that would appeal to audience compared to the strategy-oriented Empires & Allies.

All data in this post comes from our traffic tracking service, AppData. Stay tuned for our look at the top weekly gainers by daily active users on Wednesday, and the top emerging apps on Friday.

Marketing with Facebook Insights

Mediabistro Course

Marketing with Facebook Insights

Starting October 2, use Facebook’s analytics tool track and optimize your marketing efforts! Taught by the group marketing manager of social media at Microsoft/BingAds, Geoffrey Colon will show you how to measure key performance indicators and make your data actionable. Register now!

 

Leave a Reply

2 Responses to “Adventure World Debuts in the Top 10 on This Week’s List of Fastest-Growing Facebook Games by MAU”

  1. This Week’s Headlines From Across Inside Network says:

    [...] Adventure World Debuts in the Top 10 on This Week’s List of Fastest-Growing Facebook Games by MAU [...]

  2. Zynga shuts down Indiana Jones Adventure World says:

    [...] game, originally named Adventure World, made a strong debut last year as the then No.9 fastest growing Facebook game by MAU, but failed to capitalize on those numbers. In September 2011 Zynga and LucasFilm announced a [...]

Get the latest news in your inbox
interested in advertising with inside social games?

Social Media Jobs
of the Day

Senior Web Developer

Kaufmann Mercantile
Brooklyn, NY

Director of Web and Online Services

University of California at Irvine
Irvine, CA

Web Producer / Designer

Purch
New York, NY

Marketing Graphic / Web Designer

Collectrium
New York, NY

Web Production Designer (Contrator)

Marvel Entertainment
New York, NY

Featured Company

Join leading companies like this one and recruit from the nation's top media job seekers on the Mediabistro Job Board. Every job post comes with our satisfaction guarantee. Learn More
 

Our Sponsors

Mediabistro A division of Prometheus Global Media home | site map | advertising/sponsorships | careers | contact us | help courses | browse jobs | freelancers | content | member benefits | reprints & permissions terms of use | privacy policy Copyright © 2014 Mediabistro Inc. call (212) 389-2000 or email us