The Amazing Spider-Man, Downhill Supreme, Sonic The Hedgehog and more on this week’s top paid apps charts

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By Scott Reyburn

App Data logoPrice really does matter to a lot of consumers as a barrier to entry when purchasing mobile games. French developer Gameloft’s action title The Amazing Spider-Man slung up the top paid iOS apps charts — No. 5 spot for iPad and No. 8 spot for iPhone — after the cost of the game fell from $6.99 to $0.99, . Alawar Entertainment’s resource manager Farm Frenzy 3 – American Pie HD also jumped up the charts, reaching the No. 4 spot for iPad, after the game fell from $3.99 to $0.99. Physics-based cycling game from Reinholds Berzins Downhill Supreme rapidly moved the charts as of late, cracking the top 25 at the No. 7 position for iPhone.

Sega’s mobile port for the original Sonic The Hedgehog, which charted in the top 25 for iOS last week, spun its way into the top 25 this week on the top paid Android apps chart at the No. 25 spot.

This week’s top paid iPhone apps

Name Rank Change In App Purchases
1. WhatsApp Messenger 1 ▲1 No
2. Heads Up! 2 ▼1 Yes
3. Minecraft – Pocket Edition 3 = No
4. A Beautiful Mess 4 ▲3 No
5. AfterLight 5 ▲3 No
6. Survivalcraft 6 ▼2 No
7. Downhill Supreme 7 ▼2 No
8. The Amazing Spider-Man 8 ▲1 Yes
9. Kick the Buddy: No Mercy 9 ▲3 No
10. TETRIS 10 ▲5 Yes
11. Cut the Rope: Time Travel 11 = No
12. Camera+ 12 ▲1 Yes
13. Plague Inc. 13 ▲8 Yes
14. Stickman Tennis 14 ▲4 No
15. FIFA SOCCER 13 by EA SPORTS 15 ▼9 Yes
16. Plants vs. Zombies 16 = Yes
17. Angry Birds Star Wars 17 = Yes
18. Bloons TD 5 18 ▲1 Yes
19. PokéBuilder – Build a Monster Cheat 19 ▲1 No
20. Call of Duty: Black Ops Zombies 20 ▲3 Yes
21. The Dark Knight Rises 21 ▲7 Yes
22. Temple Run: Oz 22 = Yes
23. Sleep Cycle alarm clock 23 ▲9 No
24. Emoji Emoticons Pro 24 ▲6 No
25.xx Zombie Fish Tank 25 ▲2 No

 

This week’s top paid iPad apps

Name Rank Change In App Purchases
1. Minecraft – Pocket Edition 1 = No
2. Doc McStuffins: Time For Your Check Up! 2 = No
3. Survivalcraft 3 = No
4. Farm Frenzy 3 – American Pie HD 4 ▲4 Yes
5. The Amazing Spider-Man 5 ▲4 Yes
6. Plants vs. Zombies HD 6 ▼1 Yes
7. Zombie Fish Tank 7 = No
8. The Dark Knight Rises 8 ▲5 Yes
9. Les Tortues Ninja : la poursuite 9 ▼3 No
10. Kick the Buddy: No Mercy HD 10 ▲8 No
11. Pages 11 ▲8 No
12. iMovie 12 ▲5 No
13. LEGO Batman: DC Super Heroes 13 ▼1 No
14. FIFA SOCCER 13 by EA SPORTS 14 ▼10 Yes
15. Bejeweled HD 15 ▼4 No
16. Bad Piggies HD 16 = Yes
17. Photon Flash Player for iPad 17 ▲3 No
18. TETRIS for iPad 18 ▼3 Yes
19. Angry Birds Star Wars HD 19 ▲3 Yes
20. Toca Hair Salon 2 20 ▲4 No
21. Temple Run: Oz 21 ▲4 Yes
22. Words With Friends HD 22 ▲5 Yes
23. THE GAME OF LIFE for iPad 23 ▼13 No
24. MONOPOLY for iPad 24 ▼10 No
25.x Block Fortress 25 ▲4 No

 

This week’s top paid Android apps

Name Rank Change
1. SwiftKey Keyboard 1 =
2. Titanium Backup PRO Key ★ root 2 =
3. Minecraft – Pocket Edition 3 =
4. Nova Launcher Prime 4 =
5. Beautiful Widgets Pro 5 =
6. Root Explorer (File Manager) 6 =
7. Poweramp Full Version Unlocker 7 =
8. Need for Speed Most Wanted 8 ▲1
9. PdaNet+ (FoxFi) Key 9 ▼1
10. ROM Manager (Premium) 10 ▲1
11. WeatherBug Elite 11 ▼1
12. HD Widgets 12 =
13. Swype 13 =
14. ROM Toolbox Pro 14 =
15. Plants vs. Zombies 15 =
16. Tapatalk – Community Reader 16 ▲1
17. TuneIn Radio Pro 17 ▼1
18. World of Goo 18 =
19. Camera ZOOM FX 19 =
20. Where’s My Water? 20 =
21. Tasker 21 =
22. SoundHound ∞ 22 =
23. OfficeSuite Pro 7 (PDF & HD) 23 =
24. AccuWeather Platinum 24 ▲2
25.x Sonic The Hedgehog 25 ▼1

 

All data in this post comes from our traffic tracking service AppData.