Tapulous Tap Taps Its Way onto 34% of iPhones/iPod touches

taptap coldplay.jpgTap Tap Revenge, a Guitar Hero-like game from Tapulous that has players tapping their iPhone in time with a song, has been downloaded by one-third of iPhone/iPod touch application users, making it the top-downloaded app from Apple’s iTunes App Store. This is according to a new report from comScore, which released its list of the top 25 iTunes App Store downloads as of February.

According to the market researcher, this report is the first study that gives marketers a good look at the audience size, demographic profile and online behavior of the millions of folks downloading from the App Store.

Twelve of the top 25 most popular apps are games, including new titles and some classics like Pac-man. The top non-gaming app is Stylem Media’s Backgrounds, which is followed closely by the mobile versions of social network giants Facebook and MySpace.

You can check out the full list after the jump.


Top 25 Apps by Penetration of Apple App Users, February 2009

Source: comScore Apple App Store Report

Application/Penetration of Installs/Category/Developer

1. Tap Tap Revenge, 32%, Games, Tapulous
2. Backgrounds, 27%, Entertainment, Stylem Media
3. Touch Hockey: FS5, 26%, Games, FlipSide5
4. Facebook, 26%, Social Networking, Facebook Inc.
5. Pac-man, 24%, Games, Namco
6. iBowl, 24%, Games, SGN
7. MySpace Mobile, 23%, Social Networking, MySpace.com
8. Google Earth, 22%, Travel, Google
9. Labyrinth, 22%, Games, Codify AB
10. Pandora, 21%, Music, Pandora Media
11. AIM, 19%, Social Networking, AOL
12. Flashlight, 19%, Utilities, John Haney
13. Virtual Zippo Lighter, 18%, Lifestyle, Moderati/Zippo
14. Movies, 18%, News, Flixster
15. Hangman, 18%, Games, Jamsoft
16. Bubblewrap, 18%, Entertainment, Orsome Software
17. Lightsaber Unleashed, 17%, Entertainment, Lucasfilm Ltd
18. Shazam, 17%, Music, Shazam Entertainment
19. Mazefinger, 16%, Games, ngmoco
20. Cube Runner, 16%, Games, Andy Qua
21. Sol Solitaire, 15%, Games, Smallware LLC
22. Crazy Penguin Catapult, 15%, Games, Digital Chocolate
23. Topple, 15%, Games, ngmoco
24. Sudoku, 14%, Games, Mighty Mighty Good Games
25. Remote, 13%, Entertainment, Apple