SimCity Social tops this week’s list of fastest-growing Facebook games by MAU

EA’s SimCity Social continues to expand its borders, taking the top spot on this week’s list of fastest-growing Facebook games by monthly active user with 2.9 million MAU, a 153 percent gain.

FreshPlanet’s SongPop came in second place, up 1.5 million MAU for a 21 percent increase. Social Point’s Dragon City took the No. 3 spot with 900,000 MAU, up 26 percent. Zynga’s Texas HoldEm Poker was up by 700,000 MAU, a 2 percent gain that allowed the game to take the No. 4 spot. NaturalMotion Games’s CSR Racing finished in fifth place with its 410,000 MAU, a 59 percent gain.

Two other games on the list showed gains greater than 50 percent. Disney Playdom’s Disney’s Ghosts of Mistwood took in 350,000 MAU, a 106 percent increase. Zynga’s The Ville is still in beta, but it’s beginning to pick up steam with 250,000 MAU for a 74 percent gain.

NameMAUGainGain,%
1. SimCity Social4,800,000+2,900,000+ 153%
2. SongPop8,700,000+1,500,000+ 21%
3. Dragon City4,400,000+900,000+ 26%
4. Texas HoldEm Poker34,400,000+700,000+ 2%
5. CSR Racing1,100,000+410,000+ 59%
6. Disney’s Ghosts of Mistwood680,000+350,000+ 106%
7. Yu-Gi-Oh! BAM1,700,000+300,000+ 21%
8. Diamond Dash16,700,000+300,000+ 2%
9. The Ville590,000+250,000+ 74%
10. Jewel Kingdom800,000+240,000+ 43%
11. Candy Crush Saga12,900,000+200,000+ 2%
12. Pyramid Solitaire Saga6,100,000+200,000+ 3%
13. 8 Ball Pool3,300,000+200,000+ 10%
14. Games on Mindjolt2,500,000+200,000+ 9%
15. Ruby Blast550,000+160,000+ 41%
16. Crazy Penguin Wars530,000+150,000+ 39%
17. Panda Jam740,000+140,000+ 23%
18. Bubble Country510,000+130,000+ 34%
19. Hollywood Slots430,000+130,000+ 43%
20. Rainbow Rush450,000+110,000+ 32%

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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