Outernauts warps to the top of this week’s list of emerging Facebook games

EA and Insomniac Games’s new social title Outernauts took the No. 1 spot on this week’s list of emerging Facebook games with 45,713 monthly active users for a 103 percent gain.

Arvara’s wine-making RPG Chateau came in at No. 2 with 23,501 MAU, a 142 percent gain. Jane Austen’s Rogues & Romance, the collaborative project by 6waves and the BBC, brought in 20,622 MAU, a 53 percent gain that allowed it to take the No. 3 spot. Nuukster’s Birdopolis once more appears on our list, this time at the No. 4 position with 20,000 MAU for a 33 percent increase. Finally, 6waves’s Cat Rescue was up 67 percent with 19,984 MAU and took the No. 5 spot.

Three other games on the list saw traffic increases greater than 30 percent. Nexon’s The Grinns Tale (which is published by 6waves) was up 15,384 MAU for a 34 percent gain. Yahoo’s Premier League Fantasy Football saw a 42 percent increase with its 14,719 MAU. Lastly, GamePoint’s WordTornado was up 14,579 MAU for a 41 percent surge.

NameMAUGainGain,%
1. Outernauts90,000+45,713+ 103%
2. Chateau40,000+23,501+ 142%
3. Jane Austen’s Rogues & Romance60,000+20,662+ 53%
4. Birdopolis80,000+20,000+ 33%
5. Cat Rescue50,000+19,984+ 67%
6. The Grinns Tale60,000+15,384+ 34%
7. Premier League Fantasy Football50,000+14,719+ 42%
8. WordTornado50,000+14,579+ 41%
9. KKBOX 猜歌王50,000+10,872+ 28%
10. World Golf Tour50,000+10,563+ 27%
11. Bopler Tap Tour90,000+10,000+ 13%
12. Margaritaville Online90,000+10,000+ 13%
13. Super Pitcher80,000+10,000+ 14%
14. Diner Garden60,000+10,000+ 20%
15. Happy Baby70,000+10,000+ 17%
16. Global Warfare70,000+10,000+ 17%
17. Kebap Dünyası70,000+10,000+ 17%
18. Sword Quest90,000+10,000+ 13%
19. 忍者傳說80,000+10,000+ 14%
20. Keyboard Smash90,000+10,000+ 13%

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.