Foreign language games score big on this week’s list of emerging Facebook games

On this week’s list of emerging Facebook games, most of the top spots went to non-English language games on the social network. Goodsgame’s Italian-language soccer sim Fantacalcio took the No. 1 spot with 31,472 monthly active users, a 170 percent gain.

DigitalFun’s Fanta Serie A, another Italian-language soccer game, came in at No. 2 with 31,115 MAU for a 165 percent increase. IGG’s Indonesian version of Galaxy Online II placed at No. 3 with 30,000 MAU, up 50 percent. Russian developer Drimmi’s (English-language) Dynasty came in at No. 4 with 20,000 MAU for a 33 percent gain. Finally, the Turkish-language version of IGG’s Galaxy Online II took the No. 5 spot with 20,000 MAU for a 67 percent increase.

Traffic gain percentages were impressive this week. A total of eight games showed gains larger than 50 percent, including the four mentioned above. Funtank’s Chef Quest grew by 16,626 MAU for a 124 percent increase. East Side Games’s I Like Slots was up by 16,626 MAU for a 284 percent increase. VNG’s Gunny took in 10,420 MAU for a 109 percent gain. Finally, Game Insight’s Lords of Atlantis was up 10,002 MAU for a 50 percent increase.

NameMAUGain Gain,%
1.  Fantacalcio50,000+31,472+ 170%
2.  Fanta Serie A50,000+31,115+ 165%
3.  Galaxy Online II Indonesia – Game Strategi Terbaik90,000+30,000+ 50%
4.  Dynasty80,000+20,000+ 33%
5.  Galaksi Online II Türkçe: En İyi Bilim Kurgu Oyunu50,000+20,000+ 67%
6.  Chef Quest30,000+16,626+ 124%
7.  i Like Slots20,000+14,790+ 284%
8.  Gunny20,000+10,420+ 109%
9.  Lords of Atlantis30,000+10,002+ 50%
10.  The Grinns Tale90,000+10,000+ 13%
11.  Chateau90,000+10,000+ 13%
12.  Big Fish Casino60,000+10,000+ 20%
13.  Riding Club Championships80,000+10,000+ 14%
14.  Me to You My Place70,000+10,000+ 17%
15.  星際文明 免費策略星海爭霸網頁遊戲 發展,擴張,掠奪,謀略,艦船DIY,挑戰你的IQ ★★★★★40,000+10,000+ 33%
16.  Solitaire Harmony90,000+10,000+ 13%
17.  Tekel Okey40,000+10,000+ 33%
18.  彈彈堂 – Efunfun繁體版70,000+10,000+ 17%
19.  Goooaaal40,000+10,000+ 33%
20.  Color Cross Online60,000+10,000+ 20%

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.