A report from Uptodown establishes which were the most popular video games of the year that is finished. The winners? Clash of Clans and Pokémon Go.
During 2016, $ 36 billion was generated in profits only on mobile devices, 37% of total revenues from the video game market. Whether with direct purchases or in-app transactions, it is the games that move the smartphone apps market. The Uptodown portal, the second largest market for Android applications after Google Play, published a list of the most downloaded games during 2016.
The three most downloaded games are Clash of Clans (18.4 million installations), Pokemon GO (15.2 million) and Subway Surfers (8.8 million).
Disaggregated by categories, in Action / Adventure, the ranking is led by Pokémon Go, followed by Minecraft Pocket Edition, and Shadow Fight 2. As for casual games, talking animals lead the way. My Talking Tom was the most downloaded, followed by Pou and My Talking Angela.