Old Favorites Show Growth During Holidays on This Week’s List of Fastest-Growing Facebook Games by MAU

Though the last seven days were slow for many games, our top five fastest-growing Facebook games on this week’s list managed to break 300,000 monthly active users gained during the holiday season.

Zynga’s Words With Friends and FarmVille take the top spots, which doesn’t comer as much of a surprise with the former still enjoying a growth spurt and the latter being an old favorite that can potentially draw in many lapsed players with holiday promotions. Tetris Battle holds steady at No.3, also enjoying significant gains in growth as developer Tetris Online Inc. begins to scale the game even beyond what it’s achieved through organic growth. At No.4 is wooga’s Magic Land, which continues to attract new players with updated features that distinguish the game from similar town-building role-playing games. Lastly is strategy combat title Men vs. Women.

Top Gainers This Week – Games

Name MAU Gain Gain,%
1.  Words With Friends 15,100,000 +1,300,000 + 9%
2.  FarmVille 33,900,000 +800,000 + 2%
3.  Tetris Battle 10,000,000 +800,000 + 9%
4.  Magic Land 3,100,000 +400,000 + 15%
5.  Men vs Women 1,300,000 +310,000 + 31%
6.  Bubble Witch Saga 10,300,000 +300,000 + 3%
7.  CityVille 49,600,000 +300,000 + 0.61%
8.  Pool Live Tour 3,700,000 +300,000 + 9%
9.  المزرعة السعيدة 4,100,000 +300,000 + 8%
10.  Bayou Blast 940,000 +270,000 + 40%
11.  Adventure World – An Indiana Jones Game 10,000,000 +200,000 + 2%
12.  Bejeweled Blitz 9,000,000 +200,000 + 2%
13.  Diamond Dash 12,100,000 +200,000 + 2%
14.  Galaxy Life 1,300,000 +200,000 + 18%
15.  Okey 3,000,000 +200,000 + 7%
16.  Texas HoldEm Poker 28,800,000 +200,000 + 0.70%
17.  Zoo World 2,500,000 +200,000 + 9%
18.  Skyscraper City 270,000 +160,000 + 145%
19.  Bingo Bash 420,000 +150,000 + 56%
20.  Puzzle Adventures 460,000 +150,000 + 48%

All data in this post comes from our traffic tracking service, AppData. Stay tuned for our look at the top emerging apps on Friday.

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