To give our readers a better insight into the global mobile game industry, we’ve partnered up with a market data company Sensor tower to bring you exclusive weekly charts from key countries.
These rank the games by free downloads, paid downloads, and top earners on the App Store and Google Play. Each week we will be covering the US, UK & Ireland & China markets (iOS only).
This week’s charts cover the period from November 19 to 25.
There was only one new entry in the free-to-play rankings, despite it being NBA 2K Mobile from 2K and coming out on top on iOS.
Elsewhere, Ironhides’ Kingdom Rush Vengeance debuted sixth on iOS and Android on the paid charts.
As for movement in the charts, Roblox landed the No. 1 spot on the iOS charts while Supercell’s Clash of Clans and Clash Royale climbed to fourth and 10th, respectively.
UK and Ireland charts
Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed Rebellion got off to a good start in the UK charts and debuted in seventh and fifth places respectively on the iOS and Google free-to-play tables.
Kingdom Rush by Ironhides also made an appearance in the UK and appeared in eighth place on the iOS paid charts.
Supercell’s Clash of Clans was also rising in the charts and climbed to second on the iOS chart and to third on the Google Play chart.
China (iOS only)
The iOS chart in China saw several new additions for the week. The honorary legend of Shanda Games debuted in third place while Hero Game’s Warfare Legends and Chengdu Momo’s Digimon came in fourth and fifth.
The paid iOS charts, meanwhile, saw the debut of Seer Star Wars by Shanghai Shengran in third and Kingdom Rush Vengeance by Ironhides in eighth.
As for movement in the charts, Tencent’s PUBG Mobile has climbed to number two on the free-to-play iOS charts while ZR Games’ Legend of Kunlun has climbed to the top of the paid iOS charts.
A number of the world’s largest mobile game companies featured in these rankings, including King, will be at Pocket Gamer connects London from January 21 to 22, 2019.