Garena's International Battle Royale sensation still keeps its tempo in the leading board for most downloaded games in the first half of 2021. Initially released back in 2017, the title has achieved the impossible in 3 short years. In 2020, it hits the peak of 100 million concurrent players during the 3rd-year anniversary. Nothing seems to stand in its way to the top! Garena Free Fire has garnered more than 100 million downloads in the first half of 2021.

Free Fire Hits 100 Million Downloads in The First Six Month of 2021

Record-breaking numbers seem to be a new trademark of Garena Free Fire. The game rose from 0 to hundreds of millions of players in just a few short years, making it one of the most popular titles in the mobile Battle Royale genre. Within the short 6 months of 2021, Free Fire has amassed more than 100 million downloads!

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Free Fire ranks 2nd most downloaded game in H1 2021.

In its latest report, Sensor Tower ranked Garena Free Fire second among the most popular games by downloads in the first half of this year. The data analyst website also pointed out that Free Fire has reached 101.6 million downloads in the same duration. However, Free Fire still ranks first in India's leading mobile games by downloads as last year.

Most Downloaded Games in The First Half of 2021

Mobile game adoption saw a 1.4 percent decline compared to last year. The first half of 2021 saw 28.1 billion installs, 400,000 short of last year's 28.5 billion installs. Apple App Store witnessed the highest decline in downloaded games with a 22.8% drop. On the other hand, Google’s Play Store experienced a slight increase of 3.9% in overall downloads.

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Top Mobile Games Worldwide By Downloads 1st Half 2021 (By Sensor Tower)

Here are the top 10 world's most downloaded games in the first half of 2021 on both operating systems:

  1. Join Clash 3D
  2. Garena Free Fire
  3. High Heels
  4. Bridge Race
  5. Among US
  6. Subway Surfers
  7. Phone Case DIY
  8. Ludo King
  9. Candy Crush Saga
  10. DOP2
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Let's see if Free Fire can keep its game up in the second half of the year.

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