Stormfall, WeChat, Madden, Movember, The Voice, Fab and more on this week’s emerging Facebook apps
Palarium’s canvas game Stormfall: Age of War led our list of emerging Facebook applications by monthly active users this week with 340 percent gain. The mid-core strategy game launched on Nov. 1.
We define emerging applications as those that ended with between 100,000 and 1 million MAU in the past week. This week’s top apps grew between 120,000 and 41,000 MAU, based on AppData, our data tracking service covering traffic growth for apps on Facebook.
Top Gainers This Week
No. 2 Dein Weihnachtsbaum is a German version of the virtual Christmas tree app that made our overall top growing list this week. No. 3 GiveMeFootball is a social reading app for a U.K. site about soccer. No. 4 WeChat is a mobile messaging app that users can connect with Facebook to find their friends.
No. 8 Madden NFL 13 Social is a mobile and canvas-based game by EA Sports. The asynchronous gameplay allows players to challenge friends to a game on their iPad, play a few drives on Facebook, then continue the game on the iPhone.
No. 14 Movember is the official website of the Movember movement, which encourages men to raise awareness for men’s health by growing mustaches. This year the site allows men to register using their Facebook account.
No. 16 The Voice Live – Vote is the official NBC.com site for The Voice where viewers can vote for their favorite contestants.
Fitness tracking app MapMyRun came in at No. 18. A number of page tab applications like No. 13 Pagemodo Custom Welcome Tab, No. 15 Easypromos and No. 19 Offerpop rounded out the list, and e-commerce app Fab took the No. 20 spot.
All data in this post comes from our traffic tracking service, AppData. Stay tuned next week for our look at the top weekly gainers by monthly active users on Monday, the top weekly gainers by daily active users on Wednesday, and the top emerging apps on Friday.