Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
October 22, 2018
arrowPress Releases
  • Editor-In-Chief:
    Kris Graft
  • Editor:
    Alex Wawro
  • Contributors:
    Chris Kerr
    Alissa McAloon
    Emma Kidwell
    Bryant Francis
    Katherine Cross
  • Advertising:
    Libby Kruse






If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:


Top Android game apps:  NBA Jam  overtakes  Cut the Rope

Top Android game apps: NBA Jam overtakes Cut the Rope

May 7, 2012 | By Danny Cowan




[In this weekly column, Gamasutra rounds up the most popular paid and free gaming applications on Google Play as of today, with NBA Jam, Draw Something, and Mega Jump currently ranking among the platform's top downloads.]

This week's top paid titles are:

1. Draw Something (OMGPOP, $0.99)
2. Angry Birds Space Premium (Rovio, $0.99)
3. Cut the Rope (ZeptoLab, $0.99)
4. Where's My Water? (Disney, $0.99)
5. NBA Jam (EA Sports, $4.99)
6. Cut the Rope: Experiments (ZeptoLab, $0.99)
7. Minecraft: Pocket Edition (Mojang, $6.99)
8. Fruit Ninja (Halfbrick, $1.26)
9. Osmos HD (Hemisphere Games, $2.99)
10. Phase 10 (Magmic, $0.99)

Draw Something, Angry Birds Space, and Cut the Rope spend their fifth consecutive week at the top of Google Play's app sales charts, as EA's NBA Jam challenges Where's My Water? at fifth place.

Osmos HD returns to the charts at ninth, meanwhile, as Minecraft: Pocket Edition overtakes Fruit Ninja for seventh place.

Here are this week's top free Android game applications:

1. Angry Birds Space (Rovio)
2. Draw Something Free (OMGPOP)
3. Temple Run (Imangi)
4. BMX Boy (Runnergames)
5. Angry Birds (Rovio)
6. Fruit Ninja Free (Halfbrick)
7. Mega Jump (Get Set Games)
8. Words With Friends Free (Newtoy)
9. Noogra Nuts (Oren Bengigi)
10. Shoot Bubble Deluxe (City Games)

Runnergames' recent favorite BMX Boy remains a popular pick among Google Play shoppers after a strong debut last week, trailing Temple Run at fourth place in today's results.

Get Set Games' Mega Jump enters the rankings at seventh, as Oren Bengigi's arcade-style action game Noogra Nuts finishes ahead of Shoot Bubble Deluxe at ninth place.


Related Jobs

PuzzleNation
PuzzleNation — Telecommute, Connecticut, United States
[10.21.18]

Senior Mobile Developer
New York University Tisch School of the Arts
New York University Tisch School of the Arts — New York, New York, United States
[10.21.18]

Assistant Arts Professor, NYU Game Center
Poleaxe Games LLC
Poleaxe Games LLC — SAINT JOHNS, Florida, United States
[10.20.18]

Contract: Graphics programmer for surface effect system
Skydance Interactive
Skydance Interactive — Marina Del Rey, California, United States
[10.19.18]

AI Gameplay Engineer









Loading Comments

loader image