Last month was another big one for mobile gaming, with the App Store in particular showing significant year-over-year download growth according to Sensor Tower’s Store Intelligence platform. Worldwide, the iOS store’s Games category grew 16 percent YOY from 546 million downloads in March 2015 to 633 million downloads last month. Year-over-year U.S. downloads for the category grew slightly less during the same period at 12 percent, from 145 million to 162 million.
This month, we’re adding top 10 rankings for mobile games on Google Play to our newly re-christened Mobile Gaming Leaders report. Keep reading to find out which games and publishers captured the largest number of new installs in the U.S. and worldwide on both Apple and Google’s mobile storefronts.