On Thursday, 01 December 2022, list of the best games and apps available on the Google Play Store was announced by Google. Every year Google’s top apps and games are awarded as the ‘Google Play Best of 2022’. And this year ‘Questt’ was chosen as the Editor’s Choice ‘Best App of 2022’.
On the other hand, the famous battle royale game Apex Legends Mobile, introduced earlier this year, is awarded as the ‘Best Game of 2022’. Do not forget that Apex Legends Mobile has replaced Battlegrounds Mobile India from the 1st place. BGMI was chosen as the Best Game of 2021, but was banned earlier this year in India.
In a blog post published on Thursday, Google has announced that ‘Shopsy’ app by Flipkart is chosen as the Users Choice App of 2022. Winners of this category are selected on the basis of votes of the users, as told by the search giant.
Quest, the ‘Best App of 2022’ selected by the Google Play editors, is developed to personalize learning and also make the experience pleasant. According to Google, with its data-driven insights it helps the teachers to understand the learning model in a better way.
‘Filo’ the E-learning app was given the award of ‘Best App for Personal Growth’, It defeated apps such as, Cuemath, PrepLadder and Yellow Class also got respectable mentions in the list.
However, Shopsy also won the Google’s ‘Best Everyday Essentials’ app category award defeating delivery apps such as Blinkit and Zepto. ‘Khyaal app ‘that was created so that senior citizens can interconnect with each other with support for comprehensive care is chosen as the ‘Best App for Good’ category followed by ZyadaShop and Kohbee.
‘Best App For Fun’ category award was taken by Turnip. It is a social media & streaming platform to connect people having same interests. ‘Best For Tablets’ category award was won by Pocket app.
While, Editor’s Best Game of the Year’ award is gone to Apex Legends Mobile, Rovio’s Angry Birds Journey has won the User’s Choice Game of the Year award in India. It also won the ‘Best for Tablets”’ and ‘Best Pick Up & Play’ category awards too. Very Little Nightmares snatched the ‘Best on Play Pass’ award.
While Diablo Immortal and Clash of Clans topped the list for ‘Best Story’ and ‘Best Ongoing Games’ in India, respectively, the ’Best Multiplayer’ category award was won by Rockey League Sideswipe. A new category was introduced this year by Google, the ‘Best Ongoing Games’ section. It features some Indian games like Ludo King and Real Cricket 20.