Chateau on top of this week’s list of emerging Facebook games

Arvara’s wine-making RPG Chateau took the top spot on this week’s list of emerging Facebook games, up by 30,0000 monthly active users for a 75 percent increase.

GamePoint’s WordTornado came in at No. 2, also taking in 30,000 MAU but for a 60 percent gain in this case. IGG, a developer whose games regularly appear on our emerging lists, had its 3D massively multiplayer online game 100YearsWar Phillippines: An Unreal 3D MMORPG take the No. 3 spot with 20,000 MAU for a 40 percent swell. MeetHi’s parenting sim Happy Baby had a 29 percent gain with 20,000 MAU, allowing it to come in at No. 4. Finally, 6waves’s Cat Rescue (which launched in May but is finally beginning to take off) placed at No. 5 with 20,000 MAU, a 40 percent gain.

Three other games on the list had gains of 40 percent or higher. Yahoo’s Premier League Fantasy Football was up by 20,000 MAU for a 40 percent increase. Tyler’s long-running strategy game Battle Stations saw a swell of 16,219 MAu for a 48 percent gain. Meanwhile, Gerwin Software’s Quiz Tower was up by 11,239 MAU for a 60 percent increase.

NameMAUGain Gain,%
1.  Chateau70,000+30,000+ 75%
2.  WordTornado80,000+30,000+ 60%
3.  100YearsWar Philippines: An UNREAL 3D MMORPG ★★★★★70,000+20,000+ 40%
4.  Happy Baby90,000+20,000+ 29%
5.  Cat Rescue70,000+20,000+ 40%
6.  Jane Austen’s Rogues & Romance80,000+20,000+ 33%
7.  Premier League Fantasy Football70,000+20,000+ 40%
8.  Battle Stations50,000+16,219+ 48%
9.  Quiz Tower30,000+11,239+ 60%
10.  Color Cross Online40,000+10,060+ 34%
11.  The Grinns Tale70,000+10,000+ 17%
12.  Top Gear Speed World70,000+10,000+ 17%
13.  Monster’s Planet90,000+10,000+ 13%
14.  WWF Play the Game!40,000+10,000+ 33%
15.  World Poker Club60,000+10,000+ 20%
16.  City Wars50,000+10,000+ 25%
17.  Riding Club Championships40,000+10,000+ 33%
18.  Diner Garden70,000+10,000+ 17%
19.  PokerMob90,000+10,000+ 13%
20.  Kebap Dünyası80,000+10,000+ 14%

All data in this post comes from our traffic tracking service, AppData. Come back next week for our top weekly gainers by monthly active users on Monday, our daily active users on Wednesday, and the top emerging apps on Friday.