Arabic-language Happy Farm sports winning crop among fastest-growing Facebook games by DAU

infeatureFunPlus Game’s Arabic-language farming sim  المزرعة السعيدة (“Happy Farm”) was the fastest-growing Facebook game by daily active users this week, taking in 705,317 DAU for a 73 percent traffic gain.

Social Point’s Dragon City took the No. 2 spot, up 9 percent with 397,696 DAU. Zynga’s CastleVille saw an unexpected surge in traffic with a 30 percent gain of 277,816. Playdemic’s Village Life is continuing to grow by leaps and bounds, surging by 259,150 for a 30 percent gain. King.com’s Candy Crush Saga ticked up 0.82 percent, courtesy of its 126,521 new DAU.

Most of the traffic gains this week stayed in the single digits, though five other titles saw traffic grow by more than 10 percent. PlayQ’s Bubble Blitz grew by 11 percent with 112,521 DAU. FunPlus Games had another game appear on the chart with the Turkish-language Bizim Çiftlik (“Our Farm”), up by 110,575 DAU for a 40 percent increase. Cie Games’ Car Town took in 102,599 DAU for a 16 percent gain. PopCap’s newly-launched Hidden Agenda continues to gain early footholds with 82,986 DAU for a 149 percent increase. Finally, Pixelfederation’s TrainStation brought in 46,564 DAU for a 35 percent gain.

Name DAU_ESTIMATE Gain Gain,%
1.  المزرعة السعيدة 1,707,363 +705,317 + 73%
2.  Dragon City 4,859,143 +397,696 + 9%
3.  CastleVille 1,157,457 +277,816 + 30%
4.  Village Life 417,897 +259,150 + 120%
5.  Candy Crush Saga 15,567,962 +126,521 + 0.82%
6.  Bubble Blitz 1,089,535 +112,026 + 11%
7.  Bizim Çiftlik 385,156 +110,575 + 40%
8.  Car Town 676,166 +102,599 + 16%
9.  Slotomania 2,031,342 +90,246 + 5%
10.  Tetris Battle 1,263,309 +90,091 + 7%
11.  Top Eleven Be a Football Manager 3,418,862 +88,653 + 3%
12.  Hidden Agenda 136,443 +82,986 + 149%
13.  Buggle 1,441,498 +80,370 + 6%
14.  Pengle 913,249 +75,519 + 9%
15.  FarmVille 2 8,417,796 +55,863 + 0.82%
16.  Texas HoldEm Poker 6,873,752 +53,932 + 0.82%
17.  TrainStation 137,065 +46,564 + 35%
18.  Words With Friends 6,021,336 +46,183 + 0.82%
19.  Social Empires 771,153 +43,169 + 6%

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

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