Jul 28, 2012
Mobile games are very popular now a days. They are more popular than pc games because they can be played any where you want and do not require a whole system to be turned on and then you sit properly and then play a game. The first game on a mobile phone was a Tetris game and it was a huge success in mobile gaming platform. Then after three years Nokia launched the very successful Snake on selected models in 1997 and it is one of the most one of the most-played video games and is found on more than 350 million devices worldwide. Now See below the list of Top 10 Best Selling Mobile Games of all time.
Note: These list is about how many copies were sold on mobiles. The ratings are not set like how many copies were sold of these games on all gaming platforms(xbox360,psp,wii etc).
10. Pocket God
It was first released for iOS on May 31, 2012. Later it was released for Android,Windows Phone 7,Verizon Wireless. This game is developed by developed by Bolt Creative. In this game we rule over an island and control everything.
Copies Sold: 2 Million (2,000,000)
09. Flight Control
Copies Sold: 2.3 Million (2,300,000)
08. Final Fantasy IV: The After Years
This is a role playing game(episode based). It was originally released in Japan in 2008 on mobile phones. It is available on the following gaming consoles FOMA 903i / 703i,au Win Brew, SoftBank 3G,WiiWare,PlayStation Portable.
Copies Sold: 3 Million (3,000,000)
07. Doodle Jump
This game was first released for iOS on April 6, 2009 and then later released for other gaming consoles. It was made by by Lima Sky for Windows Phone, iOS, BlackBerry, Android, Java Mobile (J2ME), and Nokia Symbian and soon on the Xbox 360 for the Kinect platform. It was the most famous game before angry birds cam into market.
Copies Sold: 5 Million (5,000,000)
06. Fruit Ninja
It was released on Ipod touch and iphone on April 21, 2010. It is available on the following platforms iOS, Android,Windows Phone, Symbian(Nokia), Bada (Samsung),Xbox 360 (XBLA), Windows. It is one of the most popular games on mobile phones.
Copies Sold: 6 Million (6,000,000)
05. Sonic the Hedgehog
This game was originally released in June 23, 1991. It became very successful and later released its other parts too. Later its mobile version was also released. In 2006, they also released the version for xbox360 and PS3.
Copies Sold: 8 Million (8,000,000)
04. Block Breaker Deluxe
Block Breaker Deluxe was a game developed by Gameloft for mobile phones. It was first released in 2004. It was also released for iPod, Windows PCs, theN-Gage platform and the Wii as a WiiWare game later.
Copies Sold: 8.5 Million (8,500,000)
03. Angry Birds
Angry Birds is a strategy game for Smart phones(Now Its available on almost every gaming platform). It was first released for Apple’s iOS in December 2009. Its the most popular game now a days. Angry Birds are now making business through their games as well as from their products like shirts, mugs, bags etc.
Copies Sold: 12 Million (12,000,000)
This game was developed by Namco and first released in Japan on May 22, 1980. It is available on almost all gaming platforms. It is among the most famous arcade games. It is also one of the highest-grossing video games of all time.
Copies Sold: 30 Million (30,000,000)
This game is the best selling mobile game till now. Tetris is a tile matching puzzle game which was first released on June 6, 1984. This game is available for all gaming consoles and even on graphing calculators and Media players. In 2007, Tetris also came in second place in IGN‘s “100 Greatest Video Games of All Time”. This game has sold more than 100 Million copies just on mobile phones alone.
Copies Sold: 100 Million (100,000,000)
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