Google has just announced the best apps and games on Google Play over the past year. This year’s nominees span nine different categories, but all have shown a dedication to creating unique experiences for users to enjoy.
Standout Well-Being App
Apps empowering people to live the best version of their lives, while demonstrating responsible design and engagement strategies.
Best Accessibility Experience
Apps or games enabling device interaction that serves people with disabilities or special needs.
Best Social Impact
Apps or games that create a positive impact in communities around the world (focused on health, education, crisis response, refugees, financial health and fundraising functions).
Games from indie developers that focus on artistic design, gameplay mechanics and overall polish.
Best Community Building Game
Games built to connect gamers, encouraging social interaction and community building.
Best AR or VR Experience
Apps or games offering highly engaging and immersive experiences with optimal use of ARCore or Daydream UI.
Standout Build for Billions Experience
Apps or games with optimized performance, localization and culturalization for emerging markets.
Apps from new developers that offer a unique experience while achieving strong organic install growth.