Fruit Ninja isn't at the top of the Android charts this week, but it's on both of them, a testament to the staying power of a silly little game about slicing through produce with your finger. If you had told me 10 years ago that a game like this would become a staple of the Android charts, I would have wondered what the hell you were talking about.
I'm still not sure, even today.
Top Paid Android Games - November 21, 2012
10. Scramble with Friends Last Week's Position: N/A If you absolutely have to Scramble, might as well bring some friends along. Scramble with Friends on Google Play
And now we get to the reason that Angry Birds Star Wars no longer tops the paid Android charts.
Top Free Android Games - November 21, 2012
1. Angry Birds Star Wars Last Week's Position: 1 (0) Interesting. Given the choice to pay or not pay for an application, Android users overwhelmingly choose not to pay. This means something. Angry Birds Star Wars on Google Play
2. Hill Climb Racing Last Week's Position: 2 (0) Okay, now that I've played this game for real I can see the appeal. It's an endless driver with amazingly unrealistic physics. I can dig it. Hill Climb Racing on Google Play
4. Flow Free Last Week's Position: 7 (+3) Flow Free returns to position four with a vengeance. VENGEANCE! Flow Free on Google Play
5. Subway Surfers Last Week's Position: 6 (+1) Man, I really should have saved last week's five dollar foot longs reference for this week. Oh well, live and learn. Subway Surfers on Google Play
8. Shipwrecked Last Week's Position: N/A You wash up on a desert island. You build a life for yourself. Then you return to civilisation and become the Green Arrow. That last part might not be true. Shipwrecked on Google Play
10. Family Feud and Friends Last Week's Position: 5 (-5) Dropping faster than the average Family Feud host. Family Feud and Friends on Google Play