07 February 2020
Google has released Best of 2019 list of apps, games, movies, and eBooks available on the Play Store. It is the latest iteration of annual awards that are similar to Apple's Best of 2019 awards revealed recently. Among various award categories, there is also a special category of User's Choice awards where the winner is selected on the basis of user votes.
Let's have a look at each of the categories and winners one by one.
- App of the Year: Video Editor - Glitch Video Effects by InShot Inc. "is the most stylish video editor with stunning glitch video effects"
- Game of the Year: Call of Duty: Mobile by Activision is a mobile version of the widely popular Call of Duty franchise
- Movie of the Year: Avengers: Endgame by Marvel Studios
- eBook of the Year: Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark by Alvin Schwartz and Harper Collins
- App of the Year: Ablo by MassiveMedia that lets you video call and chat with random people and live-translation support
- Game of the Year: Call of Duty: Mobile by Activision
Google has further released a compilation of apps and games on the basis of specific categories like daily essentials and hidden gems.
Best Everyday Essentials of 2019:
Best Personal Growth Apps of 2019:
- Meesho App for earning money from home
- Scripts by Drops for learning new languages
- Shilpa Shetty - Fitness, Yoga, Exercise, and Diet app
- SleepTown for developing good sleeping habits
- Smarter - Brain training & mind games
Best Hidden Gems Apps of 2019:
- Appy Weather
- Fitvate - Gym workout trainer and fitness coach plans
- MashApp - short video clip app
- Morphin - GIF maker app
- Swoot - a recommendation focused podcast player app
Best Fun Apps of 2019:
- Ablo - random strangers video calling app with live translation
- Concepts - sketch, design, illustrate
- Enlight Pixaloop - photo animator and editor
- Cricket Exchange - live cricket scores
- Video Editor - video editing apps with glitch effects
Best Competitive Games of 2019:
Best Indie Games of 2019:
Best Casual Games of 2019:
Best Innovative Games of 2019: