Finally. The holidays were so good to us that we’re way late with December’s installment of the Top 10 App Downloads. So without further ado here it is! RC Mini Racers tops the charts in December after a stellar debut.

Top 10 paid apps

  1. RC Mini Racers
  2. Stormcloud [NEW]
  3. Amnesia: The Dark Descent
  4. Fluendo DVD Player
  5. Braid
  6. Bastion
  7. Machinarium
  8. MC Launcher
  9. Mini Minecraft Launcher
  10. Dare Up [NEW]

Top 10 free apps

  1. Command & Conquer: Tiberium Alliances
  2. Nitro
  3. Plex Media Server
  4. Lord of Ultima
  5. Master PDF Editor
  6. CrossOver (Trial)
  7. Ryzom
  8. flareGet
  9. Splashtop Streamer[NEW]
  10. IntelliJ IDEA Community Edition

Would you like to see your app featured in this list and on millions of user’s computers? It’s a lot easier than you think:


  • The lists of top 10 app downloads includes only those applications submitted through My Apps on the Ubuntu App Developer Site. For more information about of usage of other applications in the Ubuntu archive, check out the Ubuntu Popularity Contest statistics.
  • The top 10 free apps list contains gratis applications that are distributed under different types of licence, some of which may not be open source. For detailed licence information, please check each application’s description in the Ubuntu Software Centre.

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