Weekly UK App Store charts: Gardenscapes returns as a top 10 grosser

Rankings from July 16th to 22nd

Weekly UK App Store charts: Gardenscapes returns as a top 10 grosser

Each week app market intelligence firm Reflection, in partnership with UKIE, publish the top grossing and most downloaded games from the UK App Store.

So we’re sharing that data each week to give you an insight into how the UK mobile games market is evolving.

Coming into bloom

For the week of July 16th to 22nd, Playrix's charming match-three title Gardenscapes move up four places to seventh as it return to the top 10 grossing rankings on iPhone. It joins Playrix's other hit in the top 10, Homescapes, which has taken ninth spot.

A similar top four continues to battle it out, with Pokemon Go pipping Candy Crush Saga, Love Island: The Game and Fortnite to top spot for the week.

You can view the top 10 of each chart below.

Top 10 Free iPhone Games (UK)

  1. Tenkyu (Voodoo)
  2. Word Link (Zhou Jiaping)
  3. Love Island: The Game (Fusebox Games)
  4. Bloxy Puzzles (Viker)
  5. Helix Jump (Voodoo)
  6. Rise Up (Serkan Ozyilmaz)
  7. Sling Drift (Tastypill)
  8. WordTrip (PlaySimple Games)
  9. Love Balls (Super Tapx)
  10. Ball Smasher (Lion Studios)

Top 10 Paid iPhone Games (UK)

  1. Heads Up! (Warner Bros)
  2. Minecraft (Mojang)
  3. Bloons TD 6 (Ninja Kiwi)
  4. Plague Inc (Ndemic Creations)
  5. Earn to Die 2 (Not Doppler)
  6. Bloons TD 5 (Ninja Kiwi)
  7. Papa's Freezeria To Go! (Flipline Studios
  8. Tenable (Barnstorm Games)
  9. The Chase: Ultimate Edition (Barnstorm Games)
  10. Doodle Jump (Lima Sky)

Top 10 Grossing iPhone Games (UK)

  1. Pokemon Go (Niantic)
  2. Candy Crush Saga (King)
  3. Love Island: The Game (Fusebox Games)
  4. Fortnite (Epic Games)
  5. Clash of Clans (Supercell)
  6. Toon Blast (Peak Games)
  7. Gardenscapes (Playrix Games
  8. Roblox (Roblox Corporation)
  9. Homescapes (Playrix Games)
  10. Episode - Choose Your Story (Episode Interactive)

Top 10 Free iPad Games (UK)

  1. Helix Jump (Voodoo)
  2. Fortnite (Epic Games)
  3. Rhythmic Gymnastics Dream Team (Baby Education Animal Weather Toys)
  4. Love Balls (Super Tapx)
  5. Infinity Sword-Magic Strategy (Yuxin Chen)
  6. Rise Up (Serkan Ozyilmaz)
  7. Ball Smasher (Lion Studios)
  8. Word Link (Zhou Jiaping)
  9. Baldi's Basics in Education (Ilya Korchagin)
  10. Soccer Kick (Voodoo)

Top 10 Paid iPad Games (UK)

  1. Minecraft (Mojang)
  2. Bloons TD 6 (Ninja Kiwi)
  3. Plague Inc (Ndemic Creations
  4. Goat Simulator (Coffee Stain Publishing)
  5. Goat Simulator Payday (Coffee Stain Publishing)
  6. LEGO Jurassic World (Warner Bros)
  7. The Game of Life (Marmalade Game Studio)
  8. Earn to Die 2 (Not Doppler)
  9. Tenable (Barnstorm Games)
  10. Five Nights at Freddy's (Scott Cawthon)

Top 10 Grossing iPad Games (UK)

  1. Candy Crush Saga (King)
  2. Fortnite (Epic Games)
  3. Roblox (Roblox Corporation)
  4. Candy Crush Soda Saga (King)
  5. Gardenscapes (Playrix)
  6. Clash of Clans (Supercell)
  7. Homescapes (Playrix)
  8. Minecraft (Mojang)
  9. Seekers Notes (MyTona)
  10. Bingo Blitz (Playtika Santa Monica)

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Craig Chapple is a freelance analyst, consultant and writer with specialist knowledge of the games industry. He has previously served as Senior Editor at, as well as holding roles at Sensor Tower, Nintendo and Develop.