Texas HoldEm Poker has this week’s winning hand among fastest-growing Facebook games by MAU

infeatureZynga’s Texas HoldEm Poker is this week’s fastest-growing Facebook game by monthly active user, bringing in 2.7 million monthly active users for a 9 percent gain. Zynga’s CastleVille took No. 2, showing much greater growth over last week, up 17 percent with 1.4 million MAU. King.com’s Pet Rescue Saga came in at the No. 3 spot with 1.2 million MAU, a 6 percent gain amounting a total of an estimated 22 million MAU. PopCap’s Bejeweled Blitz came in at the No. 4 spot with 735,834 MAU, up 8 percent. Pretty Simple’s Criminal Case completes the top five games on the list with a 9 percent increase of 711,753 MAU. Other notable gainer’s on this week’s chart are Wooga’s new hidden object game Pearl’s Peril, up another 118 percent (the game was up 151 percent last week) with 613,940 MAU, and Plarium’s Total Domination, up 38 percent with 515,861 MAU.

NameMAU_ESTIMATExxxxGainGain,%
1. Texas HoldEm Poker34,653,371+2,766,276xxxx+ 9%
2. CastleVille8,548,803+1,248,076+ 17%
3. Pet Rescue Saga22,927,825+1,223,496+ 6%
4. Bejeweled Blitz10,179,954+735,834+ 8%
5. Criminal Case8,863,242+711,753+ 9%
6. Diamond Dash25,906,753+660,879+ 3%
7. Pearl’s Peril1,135,359+613,940+ 118%
8. Total Domination1,886,632+514,861+ 38%
9. 8 Ball Pool11,470,463+456,720+ 4%
10. Village Life5,037,570+440,816+ 10%
11. Bubble Land445,454+424,350+ 2,011%
12. Bubble Witch Saga18,054,024+418,845+ 2%
13. Royal Story3,236,098+380,439+ 13%
14. Panda Jam4,081,152+328,566+ 9%
15. Top Eleven Be a Football Managerxxxxx9,380,755+312,553+ 3%
16. Pengle5,004,816+289,351+ 6%
17. Hidden Agenda1,043,543+234,322+ 29%
18. Disney City Girl3,249,200+208,880+ 7%
19. UberStrike2,096,258+196,882+ 10%
20. Family Farm3,727,409+179,269+ 5%

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. Read our reviews of…