Words With Friends takes the top spot in this week’s fastest-growing Facebook games by MAU

infeatureWords With Friends is this week’s fastest-growing Facebook game by monthly active user, bringing in 7.1 million monthly active users for a 45 percent gain. Last week Words With Friends came in at the No. 4 spot with 793,315 MAU, up 5 percent.

Zynga Slots, which has been in the No. 1 spot for the past two weeks, came in at the No. 2 spot, up 15 percent with 2.4 million MAU. Playdom’s Words of Wonder came in at the No. 3 spot with 2.4 million MAU and a 49 percent gain, amounting a total of an estimated 19 million MAU. FreshPlanet’s SongPop came up to the No. 4 spot with 739,123 MAU, up 8 percent. Playdemic completes the top five games on the list with a 6 percent increase of 671,179 MAU.

Other notable gainers this week are 我的傳奇 (“I Am Legend”) with 488,118 MAU for a gain of 186 percent and Zynga’s Chess With Friends for a gain of 71 percent.

 

Name MAU_ESTIMATExxxx Gain Gain,%
1.  Words With Friends 22,787,789 +7,122,725xxxxxx + 45%
2.  Zynga Slots 19,037,570 +2,423,307 + 15%
3.  Words of Wonder 2,395,973 +785,608 + 49%
4.  SongPop 9,740,152 +739,123 + 8%
5.  Village Life 11,400,405 +671,179 + 6%
6.  我的傳奇 749,966 +488,118 + 186%
7.  Dragon City 24,923,331 +473,263 + 2%
8.  Ruby Blast Adventures 5,560,220 +441,090 + 9%
9.  Angry Birds Friends 10,671,196 +426,389 + 4%
10.  Bejeweled Blitz 10,189,397 +396,278 + 4%
11.  Pyramid Solitaire Saga 7,207,452 +314,301 + 5%
12.  DoubleDown Casino Slots & Pokerxxxxx 5,898,782 +308,325 + 6%
13.  Pearl’s Peril 5,189,105 +305,638 + 6%
14.  Bubble Saga 6,484,753 +298,592 + 5%
15.  Chess With Friends 536,489 +222,272 + 71%
16.  Social Empires 8,496,590 +215,644 + 3%
17.  Jelly Glutton 788,457 +122,054 + 18%
18.  Flash Pool Game 8-Ball 583,820 +116,320 + 25%
19.  Flower Shop 896,536 +115,574 + 15%
20.  I AM PLAYR 1,686,296 +115,208 + 7%

 

All data in this post comes from our traffic tracking service, AppDataCome back for our look at the fastest-growing Facebook games by daily active users on Wednesday and top emerging apps on Friday. You can learn more about Facebook’s new ranking system here.

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