Every week, sister iPhone and iPad site FingerGaming
rounds up the top-grossing iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad applications, as current that day in the iTunes App Store, and this chart is now available on Gamasutra.
This week's U.S. revenue charts see NBA Jam
and Angry Birds
earning top iPhone sales, while Smurfs' Village
remain big sellers on the iPad.
These charts allow end users to see who is making the most money on the App Store that day. It differs significantly from the Top 10 games sales charts, which are dominated by lower-priced titles that sell more copies.
Data comes courtesy of Apple's public sales information. All titles in the App Store's "Games" category are considered in chart rankings.
This week's top-grossing iPhone and iPod Touch games are:
1. Angry Birds
2. NBA Jam
3. Haypi Kingdom
4. Smurfs' Village
5. N.O.V.A. 2
6. Call of Duty: Zombies
7. Tap Zoo
8. Zombie Farm
9. Angry Birds Seasons
10. World War
EA's NBA Jam
continues to reap the benefits of being named Apple's iPhone Game of the Week, and ranks behind Angry Birds
as today's second-highest grossing iOS game app. The microtransaction-supported MMORPG Haypi Kingdom
follows at third, pushing Capcom's Smurfs' Village
to fourth place.
Gameloft's N.O.V.A. 2
earns fifth place thanks to a recent promotional price drop, as the free-to-play hits Tap Zoo, Zombie Farm
, and World War
compete with the popular paid titles Call of Duty: Zombies
and Angry Birds Seasons
in the latter half of today's top ten.
Here are this week’s top-grossing iPad games:
1. Angry Birds HD
2. Smurfs' Village
3. Scrabble for iPad
4. Bakery Story: Valentine's Day
5. Angry Birds Seasons HD
6. World of Goo HD
7. Plants vs. Zombies HD
8. Fruit Ninja HD
9. Texas Poker
10. Monopoly for iPad
Rovio's Angry Birds HD
continues to lead iPad game sales, with Smurfs' Village
earning enough microtransaction revenue to rank in at second place. EA's Scrabble for iPad moves up to third place, followed by TeamLava's holiday-themed Bakery Story: Valentine's Day
2D Boy's World of Goo HD
returns to the charts this week at sixth place, meanwhile, as PopCap's Plants vs. Zombies HD
outperforms Halfbrick's Fruit Ninja HD
, Zynga's Texas Poker
, and EA's Monopoly for iPad