Google Trends can show you the rise and fall of games. Angry Birds (red)? That’s over. Flappy Bird (green)? Straight up and straight down. Candy Crush (blue). Big, but over. The new game is 2048. Growing super fast. See that little yellow line? Growing faster than any previous mega-game.

Let’s remove Flappy Bird. See? 2048 (yellow) is growing faster than the previous games.

2048 is super addictive. Very clever game.