Bubble Pirate Quest on top of this week’s list of fastest-growing Facebook games by DAU

Murzik’s Bubble Pirate Quest took the No. 1 spot this week among the fastest-growing Facebook games by daily active user; the title brought in 590,000 DAU for a 233 percent increase.

Zynga’s FarmVille 2 came in at No. 2, with 430,000 DAU for a 123 percent increase. Words With Friends returned to the gainer list at No. 3 with 200,000 DAU, up 4 percent. FreshPlanet’s SongPop grew by 100,000 DAU, a 2 percent increase that allowed the game to take the No. 4 slot. Finally, King.com’s Pyramid Solitaire Saga rounded out the top five games on this week’s list with 100,000 DAU for a 7 percent gain.

Three games this week saw gains of over 100 percent. Disney Playdom’s Mobsters: Criminal Empire took in 40,000 DAU for a 200 percent increase, as did RockYou’s Hug Me. High 5’s eponymous High 5 Casino took in 23,113 DAU for a 462 percent gain.

Finally, Russian developer Nekki’s new game Vector (which just officially launched on Facebook) debuted on our list this week with 20,000 DAU for a 50 percent traffic increase.

NameDAUGainGain,%
1. Bubble Pirate Quest700,000+490,000+ 233%
2. FarmVille 2780,000+430,000+ 123%
3. Words With Friends5,900,000+200,000+ 4%
4. SongPop4,400,000+100,000+ 2%
5. Pyramid Solitaire Saga1,600,000+100,000+ 7%
6. Marvel: Avengers Alliance1,200,000+100,000+ 9%
7. Threads of Mystery290,000+80,000+ 38%
8. Lost Jewels680,000+60,000+ 10%
9. Stardoll280,000+60,000+ 27%
10. Bingo Bash670,000+60,000+ 10%
11. 麻將─神來也麻將140,000+50,000+ 56%
12. Hollywood Slots290,000+40,000+ 16%
13. Disney’s Ghosts of Mistwood330,000+40,000+ 14%
14. Mobsters: Criminal Empire60,000+40,000+ 200%
15. Hug Me60,000+40,000+ 200%
16. Bubble Epic710,000+30,000+ 4%
17. House of Fun240,000+30,000+ 14%
18. 3D Slots260,000+30,000+ 13%
19. High 5 Casino28,113+23,113+ 462%
20. Vector60,000+20,000+ 50%

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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