Every week, sister iOS gaming site FingerGaming
rounds up the top-grossing iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad applications, as current that day in the iTunes App Store, and this chart is now available on Gamasutra.
This week's U.S. revenue charts see Words With Friends
and Texas Poker
earning top iPhone and iPod Touch sales, while Infinity Blade
and Atari's Greatest Hits
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 sales chart, which 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 and iPod Touch titles are:
1. Tap Zoo
2. Angry Birds Rio
3. Words With Friends
4. Angry Birds
5. Texas Poker
6. Zynga Poker
7. Smurfs' Village
8. Tiny Wings
9. Zombie Farm
10. Atari's Greatest Hits
Pocket Gems continue to lead the iPhone's top-grossing games chart with its microtransaction-supported management sim Tap Zoo. Angry Birds Rio
follows at second, while NewToy's Words With Friends
overtakes Angry Birds
for third place.
Competing free-to-play poker apps from Kamagames and Zynga occupy fifth and sixth place this week, as the retro compilation Atari's Greatest Hits
enters the charts behind Zombie Farm
Here are this week’s top-grossing iPad games:
1. Angry Birds Rio HD
2. Atari's Greatest Hits
3. Smurfs' Village
4. Angry Birds HD
5. We Rule Quests for iPad
6. Infinity Blade
7. Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12 for iPad
8. Contract Killer
9. Fashion Story
10. Texas Poker
Atari's Greatest Hits
proves to be even more popular on the iPad than it is on the iPhone this week, trailing Angry Birds Rio HD
as the platform's second-highest grossing app.
Smurfs' Village, Angry Birds HD
continue to report steady sales, while Chair's Infinity Blade
outsells Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12
at sixth place.