Candy Crush Saga still on top of fastest-growing Facebook games by MAU

King.com’s Candy Crush Saga continues to dominate the list of fastest-growing Facebook games by monthly active users. The game took the No. 1 spot this week with a 1.4 million gain for a 33 percent increase.

Disney Playdom’s Marvel: Avengers Alliance continues to benefit from the record-breaking popularity of Marvel’s The Avengers, increasing by 1 million MAU for a gain of 20 percent. Cookapps bubble shooter Buggle is quickly climbing the charts, grabbing the No. 3 spot with a 530,000 MAU and a 69 percent gain.

Five other games on this week’s list had gains greater than 20 percent. Disney Playdom’s Disney Animal Kingdom Explorers grew by 42 percent with 400,000 MAU; RedSpell’s Astro Garden went up 300,000 MAU for a gain of 20 percent; and Playrix’s Township expanded by 300,000 MAU for a 27 percent increase. Note that the latter two games were published by 6waves. Meanwhile, A&E Television Network’s Top Shot: The Game increased by 210,000 MAU for a 50 percent gain. Finally, God Games Inc.’s 麻將─神來也麻將 (“Also Mahjong Mahjong ─ God to”) gained 110,000 MAU for a 24 percent increase in total size.

NameMAUGainGain,%
1.  Candy Crush Saga5,600,000+1,400,000+ 33%
2.  Marvel: Avengers Alliance7,100,000+1,000,000+ 20%
3.  Buggle1,300,000+530,000+ 69%
4.  Disney Animal Kingdom1,700,000+400,000+ 42%
5.  Astro Garden1,800,000+300,000+ 20%
6.  Bubble Witch Saga21,400,000+300,000+ 1%
7.  Township1,400,000+300,000+ 27%
8.  Top Shot: The Game630,000+210,000+ 50%
9.  Lucky Slots – Free Slot Machines2,700,000+200,000+ 8%
10.  Pool Live Tour9,800,000+200,000+ 3%
11.  Superball2,000,000+200,000+ 11%
12.  Angry Words (Apalabrados)970,000+150,000+ 18%
13.  Armies of Magic860,000+140,000+ 19%
14.  麻將─神來也麻將560,000+110,000+ 24%
15.  3D Slots1,400,000+100,000+ 8%
16.  8 Ball Pool1,900,000+100,000+ 6%
17.  Best Casino – Free Slots, Bingo, Poker & Blackjack2,100,000+100,000+ 5%
18.  Caesars Casino1,700,000+100,000>+ 6%
19.  Diamond Dash19,100,000+100,000+ 1%
20. Hoop De Loop Saga6,500,000+100,000+ 2%

All data in this post comes from our traffic tracking service, AppDataStay tuned for our look at the fastest-growing games by daily active users on Wednesday and top emerging apps on Friday.

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