Words With Friends takes the top spot in this week’s fastest-growing Facebook games by MAU

infeatureWords With Friends is this week’s fastest-growing Facebook game by monthly active user, bringing in 7.1 million monthly active users for a 45 percent gain. Last week Words With Friends came in at the No. 4 spot with 793,315 MAU, up 5 percent.

Zynga Slots, which has been in the No. 1 spot for the past two weeks, came in at the No. 2 spot, up 15 percent with 2.4 million MAU. Playdom’s Words of Wonder came in at the No. 3 spot with 2.4 million MAU and a 49 percent gain, amounting a total of an estimated 19 million MAU. FreshPlanet’s SongPop came up to the No. 4 spot with 739,123 MAU, up 8 percent. Playdemic completes the top five games on the list with a 6 percent increase of 671,179 MAU.

Other notable gainers this week are 我的傳奇 (“I Am Legend”) with 488,118 MAU for a gain of 186 percent and Zynga’s Chess With Friends for a gain of 71 percent.


1. Words With Friends22,787,789+7,122,725xxxxxx+ 45%
2. Zynga Slots19,037,570+2,423,307+ 15%
3. Words of Wonder2,395,973+785,608+ 49%
4. SongPop9,740,152+739,123+ 8%
5. Village Life11,400,405+671,179+ 6%
6. 我的傳奇749,966+488,118+ 186%
7. Dragon City24,923,331+473,263+ 2%
8. Ruby Blast Adventures5,560,220+441,090+ 9%
9. Angry Birds Friends10,671,196+426,389+ 4%
10. Bejeweled Blitz10,189,397+396,278+ 4%
11. Pyramid Solitaire Saga7,207,452+314,301+ 5%
12. DoubleDown Casino Slots & Pokerxxxxx5,898,782+308,325+ 6%
13. Pearl’s Peril5,189,105+305,638+ 6%
14. Bubble Saga6,484,753+298,592+ 5%
15. Chess With Friends536,489+222,272+ 71%
16. Social Empires8,496,590+215,644+ 3%
17. Jelly Glutton788,457+122,054+ 18%
18. Flash Pool Game 8-Ball583,820+116,320+ 25%
19. Flower Shop896,536+115,574+ 15%
20. I AM PLAYR1,686,296+115,208+ 7%


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…