While March has been mild and uncertain, it hasn’t wreaked havoc on the gaming community. Interestingly, there have been noticeable spikes in downloads of your favorite games. What could people possibly do under lockdown? Play games online for sure. While it has been predicted that the year will spin the mobile gaming industry around and make it bigger and better, it has again been proven that not all industries are waiting for a downfall. The market for mobile games is still high and prompts developers and mobile game companies to develop a lot more games. we could just glorify its existence.
In difficult times like this, it seems the world has taken mobile gaming as a solution to saying goodbye to boredom. While communities assume mental issues would be a bitter truth to swallow, people try to come together through entertainment. Even the WHO has said that video gaming is a healing idea amid this pandemic that was previously referred to as a gambling disorder. If that’s not good news, what could it be?
There has been a significant increase in internet activity around the world, with some joining in on social media to stay connected with the rest of the world, others simply resorting to mobile games to share a moment of happiness and laughter. Multiplayer games are becoming more and more popular and it is said to increase if the lockdown is prolonged. Let’s take a look at which games were quite favorite in March 2020.
Top 10 Most Downloaded Mobile Games of 2020
1. Slap King – Slap King leads the world rankings. While it looks weird and unnecessary at first instance, this quarantine game broke the download button. Based on a real event that took place in Moscow, Lion Studios managed to win the most popular game title in the United States and India. This game is all about being the best “Slapper” and you don’t have much to do in the game other than Slap your opponent and skip levels. With 35.6 million downloads in March, this game tops the ranking of the most downloaded mobile games of March 2020.
2. Draw Climber – The game takes second place in the race and is brought to you by Voodoo. Be creative as you can and draw your own legs to win the crazy race. Draw Climber is rising in its rankings and was next to Slap King with 31.7 million downloads. Being the more favorite of two countries, Indonesia and Russia, let your artistic spirit go out to win.
3. PUBG Mobile – Never to guess, but well known to be one of the most popular games even before quarantine, this multiplayer game from Tencent is people’s third most popular choice. As it reaches its second anniversary, the game is shifting gears and becoming an entertainment medium not only for game lovers but even for recent downloaders.
4. Woodturning – While ASMR videos just do their rounds, this game has taken on a number of spotlight. It can be called the most satisfying game that can be found on the Internet. Released by Voodoo, this game reached the fourth lead in March 2020. All you have to do is carve out your given shape and gain difficulty levels. With 23 million downloads worldwide, this game adds block by block to reach the peak.
5. Perfect Cream – Who doesn’t love whipped cream for a topping? In your cakes and waffles, even your brownies. So if you love your frosting, you’ll love a perfect cream. Also, because it is the fifth favorite mobile game launched by Playgendary. 17 million downloads in March 2020 and the most played in India, this game is up for grabs in Play and Apple Store.
6. Garena Free Fire – Developed and published by Garena Studios, and a Google Play rating of 4.35, this game is a crowd favorite right now. Being an ultimate survival shooter, it has to be the one to score and win $ 9 million worldwide just in March and also with 2 million downloads. Mostly famous in Brazil, this game would surely be good entertainment for people.
7. Subway Surfers – This game never gets old. Launched by SYBO Games, this game is loved by people of all ages and was the 7th most played game in the world and grossed $ 200,000. The escape game, although loved by everyone, has a large fan base in India in particular. Falling into the category of arcade games, it’s an all-time favorite.
8. Spiral Roller – As simple as it sounds, but popular with the crowd, Spiral Roller is all about scraping wooden spirals and destroying obstacles with it. 13 million downloads in March 2020 and a Voodoo arcade game again. This game with its simple graphics and user-friendly controls is winning on the internet and seems to be in the top 10 for mobile games.
9. Brain Test – Launched by Unico Studio, this game is designed to churn out all brain matter. Hit your brain and play this popular game which reached 15 million downloads in March 2020 and maintained to rule the mobile gaming sphere. Riddles, Puzzles and Twisters, it’s the format of the game that goes keep you seated. Known to be very addicting by its players, this game will be great for making those brain cells wild, only those 40s.
10. Hunter Assassin – This game passed the 20 million downloads mark in March 2020 and is fast becoming the best mobile game as an action game. Launched by the Ruby game studio, it is mainly popular in Turkey and India.