Free Fire tops as the most downloaded game in the world in February 2022 – According to Sensor Tower, Free Fire from Garena remains the most downloaded mobile game worldwide for the month of February 2022. This game has 21.8 million downloads this month and it is a 22.7 percent increase from a year back in February 2021. Indians have downloaded the game most in February, reaching about 41 percent of the total downloads. Brazil stands at the second spot with 9.4 percent of the total downloads.
Following Garena Free Fire, Subway Surfers is the second most downloaded game for February 2022. This mobile game had 19.5 million downloads worldwide last month. It is a 45.3 percent increase from February 2021. Similar to Free Fire, Indians downloaded the game the most, with 18.8 percent of the total installs, followed by Brazil, with 7.8 percent. Apart from these two games, Merge Master, Candy Crush Saga, Roblox, PUBG Mobile, and Ludo King are some titles that have reached the top 10 downloaded games worldwide for February.
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Almost 4.4 billion downloads were made across the App Store and Google Play in February 2022. It is a 0.7 percent increase when compared to last year’s statistics. From the above data, we can see that India has emerged as the leading player in the mobile games market. There have been almost 670 million downloads in February which accounts for approximately 15 percent of the total number worldwide. The U.S. is the second ranker for downloads with 8.7 percent, and Brazil is the third place holder with 7.8 percent.
One of the past mobile games made a comeback in February. Clash of Clans, the mobile strategy game from Supercell, had its best-performing month since June 2019. The mobile game received 6 million downloads in February 2022. It was a rise of 48 percent from last year’s numbers. Many people are attributing a rise in its download numbers due to its brand new update. The developers had released various quality of life improvements, as well as the new ‘Extra Life for Heroes’ feature inside the game.
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