The Uptodown company has carried out a report detailing video game downloads on Android devices in order to analyze trends on each continent. In the words of the company manager Luís Hernández: «our objective has always been to collaborate with users who want to obtain the best Apps without compromising their confidentiality and personal data, and also with the developer community, so that in subsequent communications we will seek to distribute information and data that we think is useful or interesting for both parties ”.

The report shows how Fortnite for Android is the most downloaded game in Europe. The ubiquitous game from Epic Games , triumphant in the old continent, is ousted in Latin America by another Battle Royale, Free Fire , an interesting alternative that is gaining popularity for being focused and optimized for mobile devices, and with little demand in terms of specifications. techniques of the terminal with which it is played (this game is currently the fifth most downloaded in the world).

Another of the best known “Battle Royale”, PUBG Mobile , is the favorite game of Asians and Africans, with the difference that in Asia, and especially in India, where it is a tremendously popular game (almost 30 million downloads), they choose the Lite version of the game, specific for mid-range devices.

North America, on the other hand, shows its preference for a very different genre, the leader being Gacha Life , a “casual” role-playing game aimed at a more childish audience, in which users create anime-like characters to interact with them in different scenarios and minigames. : 2.6 million Americans downloaded the game in 2020 via Uptodown.

Clash of Clans and Brawl Stars are two of the most famous games for mobile devices, and both are also part of the Supercell company’s game catalog , but the first is number one in downloads in Oceania, while the second is the game preferred in Russia and Turkey, where it has almost 5 million downloads.