[In this weekly column, Gamasutra rounds up the most popular paid and free gaming applications on Google Play as of today, with
Where's My Perry?, Amazing Alex, and
Plumber currently ranking among the platform's top downloads.]
This week's top paid titles are:
1. Where's My Perry?
2. Where's My Water?
3. Amazing Alex
4. Cut the Rope
5. Temple Run: Brave
6. Draw Something
7. Minecraft: Pocket Edition
8. Dead Trigger
9. Angry Birds Space Premium
10. Fruit Ninja
Disney's chart-topping puzzlers Where's My Water?
and Where's My Perry?
face new competition following the launch of Rovio's Amazing Alex
, which ranks as Google Play's third-best selling game in its premiere week.
Cut the Rope
moves up to fourth place, as Madfinger's third-person shooter Dead Trigger
overtakes Angry Birds Space
for eighth place.
Here are this week's top free Android game applications:
1. Temple Run
3. Angry Birds
4. Bubble Shoot
5. Angry Birds Space
6. Fruit Ninja Free
7. Sonic CD Lite
8. Marble Saga
9. Logos Quiz
10. Words With Friends Free
Magma Mobile's pipe puzzle game Plumber
reports a sharp rise in popularity this week, challenging Temple Run
for the top spot in Google Play's free app chart.
Runnergames' Bubble Shoot
also moves up several chart spots this week, trailing close behind longtime favorite Angry Birds
at fourth place.