Facebook Sees Record Gaming Numbers In 1Q

Facebook Monday released its latest gaming statistics, showing that 250 million people are playing games on the social network each month. The first quarter of the year also represented the most successful three-month period in terms of revenue and people playing games to date.

Facebook announced that there are roughly 200 games on Facebook.com with more than 1 million monthly active users each. Additionally, 82 percent of the 100 top-grossing iOS games and 75 percent of the 100 top-grossing Android games in the U.S. are Facebook-connected.

The top-rated Facebook games, as of May 31:

  1. Words With Friends
  2. Candy Crush Saga
  3. SongPop
  4. Criminal Case
  5. Dragon City
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