In terms of revenue, Candy Crush Saga and Roblox remained the top performers on the App Store, while Coin Master and Lineage M traded places as the greatest earners on Google Play, with Coin Master rising to first place and Lineage M falling to second.
Fate/Grand Order earned approximately $70 million on the App Store and Google Play, thanks in part to a seventh-anniversary event. This income rise corresponds to a 150 percent month-on-month (MoM) increase on the App Store and a 63.4 percent increase on Google Play, propelling the company to third position on both rankings.
Musume Uma In contrast to the increase seen in July, Pretty Derby suffered a drop in sales. Revenue for the Japanese edition plummeted 25% month on month in the app store and 13.4% month on month on Google Play. The game’s Korean version witnessed a steep loss in reputation in August, according to what SocialPeta calls “the foolishness of its operator Kakao Games,” with income plummeting 33.2 percent MoM on Google Play.
Subway Surfers was a huge hit, with 19 million new downloads on Google Play – a 2.7 percent rise month over month. India accounted for 24.3 percent of all downloads, with Brazil and Pakistan also proving to be important markets for the game this month.
Despite the fact that India provided the majority of downloads, the game became a phenomenon in Brazil, with a large number of Brazilian players ranking on the worldwide racing rankings.
Other endless runner games experienced popularity in August, with Temple Run and Talking Tom Gold Run also charting. Temple Run’s success, according to SocialPeta, is due to the surge of amusing parkour videos, and the game witnessed a 30.4 percent MoM gain on Google Play. Talking Tom Gold Run was a big hit on the App Store, going to number four on the download rankings with 2 million new installations.