App Store closes in on 50 billion downloads, top games on service listed

By Stephany Nunneley
3 May 2013 18:00 GMT

As the App Store heads towards the magical 50 billion download figure, Apple has released a list of the top 50 apps of all time – both paid and free.

We’ll just focus on the mobile games bit here, but on the free apps, Words with Friends came in at number 6, Temple Run number nine, Angry Birds free at 13, Draw Something at 14, Fruit Ninja free at 18 and Pac-Man lite at number 23.

Here’s a list of the top paid apps in order of appearance on the chart. Again, only the games are listed:

  • Angry Birds
  • Fruit Ninja
  • Doodle Jump
  • Cut the Rope
  • Angry Birds Seasons
  • Words with Friends
  • Tiny Wings
  • Angry Birds Space
  • Plants vs Zombies
  • The Game of Life Classic Edition
  • Where’s My Water?
  • Draw Something
  • Monopoly
  • Angry Birds Star Wars
  • Skee-Ball
  • Scrabble
  • Uno
  • Minecraft
  • MineCraft Pocket Edition
  • The Sims 3

You can look over both lists through iTunes.

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