Apps democratizes the dev world and while the top slots are mostly taken by WhatsApp and AngryBirds of the world, an app (Balloon, Bow & Arrow) by Mumbai based app developer, Manas Gajare has made it to the top slot:
1. # 1 in top free casual games category.
2. #10 in ‘Top Free’ Apps in the Play store.
Balloon, Bow & Arrow App
– You have got a bow and 25 arrows. Shoot as many balloons as you can.
– Different types of balloons originate from the ground and fly into the sky. Hit them with arrows.
– You get different score depending on the size of balloon you shoot (make a hat-trick and you gain 2 arrows
Launched on October 14th, the app boasts of 250000 downloads (170000 active installs) with zero marketing $$s spent in app promotion.
This isn’t the first time that India based app developer has gatecrashed into the top slot – earlier Games2Win’s Parking Frenzy app made it to top 10 within a few days of the launch and expect India app developers to now crash into the paid category as well (now that Google has extended its paid-app support to Indian app developers).