Every week, Gamasutra rounds up the top-grossing iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad applications, as current that day in the iTunes App Store. This week's U.S. revenue charts see Temple Run
and Tiny Tower
earning top iPhone sales, while Battle Nations
emerge as big sellers on the iPad.
These charts allow end users to see who is making the most money on the App Store that day. It differs significantly from the Top 10 Games chart, which is ranked by sales, and therefore is dominated by lower-priced titles that sell more copies.
Data comes courtesy of Apple's public sales information. All titles in the App Store's "Games" category are considered in chart rankings.
This week's top-grossing iPhone titles are:
1. Temple Run
3. Poker by Zynga
4. Tiny Tower
5. Words With Friends
6. Angry Birds
7. Texas Poker
8. Modern War
9. Infinity Blade II
10. Social Girl
Imangi's 3D autoscrolling platformer Temple Run
captures the top spot in today's iPhone revenue results, beating out last week's chart winners DragonVale
and Tiny Tower
Poker by Zynga
moves up to third place after slipping to seventh last week, as Crowdstar's recently updated Social Girl
challenges Infinity Blade II
at tenth place.
Here are this week’s top-grossing iPad applications:
1. Battle Nations
3. Modern War
4. Slotomania HD
5. The Sims: FreePlay
6. Angry Birds HD
7. Smurfs' Village
9. Poker by Zynga
10. Card Ace Casino HD
Z2Live's social war sim Battle Nations
and Backflip Studios' DragonVale
lead as this week's highest-grossing iPad apps, while last week's top grosser The Sims: FreePlay
drops to fifth place in today's rankings.
series earns two spots in the App Store's charts, meanwhile, as Angry Birds HD
and Smurfs' Village
continue to report fast sales in the latter half of the top ten.