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Google Play Awards 2018, with you nominated for best apps and games of the year

A few days ago Google he presented us Android Excellence Awards that recognize the best apps and games as a…

A few days ago Google he presented us Android Excellence Awards that recognize the best apps and games as a selection in Google Play during this second quarter of the year, and have not had to spend too many days for Finally, the Google Play Awards 2018 .

The most important annual awards in the Google Play content ecosystem receive their third edition in a given week, and that is will be held next Monday, May 7 starting strongly the week of Google I / O 2018 .

As always, it will be the members of the Google Play Store team who will take care of select the best apps and games that have been launched in the last year in the Google store, although for the time being we can keep an eye on the 45 nominees in the 9 categories who will compete in this edition.

In this case Google claims to have chosen the five applications that have shown better strategies to improve involvement and participation, looking for all of us “Let’s live the best version of our lives” .

  • Clue by BioWink GmbH
  • Fabulous by TheFabulous
  • Headspace by Headspace, Inc.
  • Lifesum by Lifesum
  • Simple Habit by Simple Habit, Inc.
  • Better accessibility experiences

    Google Play Awards 2018, with you nominated for best apps and games of the year

    In this category, the applications that improve the interaction of the devices with their users are rewarded, innovating in user interfaces that allow connecting people with special needs or disabilities in a simpler way.

  • Audio Game Hub by Sonnar Interactive
  • Be My Eyes by Be My Eyes
  • Open Sesame by Sesame Enable
  • Universal Copy by Camel Corporation
  • Voice Volume Catcher by LITALICO lnc.
  • Greater social impact

    Google Play Awards 2018, with you nominated for best apps and games of the year

    Google Play Awards 2018, with you nominated for best apps and games of the year

    Here we will reward applications or games that have created a positive impact on society or communities around the world, applications focused on health, education, crisis response, refugees, financial health and fundraising.

  • Forest by forestapp.cc
  • Khan Academy by Khan Academy
  • Otsimo by Otsimo
  • Tala by Tala Mobile
  • TODXS by TODXS
  • Indie Games

    Google Play Awards 2018, with you nominated for best apps and games of the year

    Google Play Awards 2018, with you nominated for best apps and games of the year

    Google continues to reward developers with fewer resources, and could not miss in these Play Awards 2018 the category of indie games, which will reward in this case the best game created by an independent developer. The search has focused on the best artistic designs, game mechanics and overall polish of the experience.

  • Agent A by Yak & Co
  • Bridge Constructor Portal by Headup Games
  • Flipping Legend by Noodlecake Studios Inc
  • Old Man’s Journey by Broken Rules Interactive Media GmbH
  • OPUS: Rocket of Whispers by Sigono Inc.
  • Best community construction game

    Google Play Awards 2018, with you nominated for best apps and games of the year

    Google Play Awards 2018, with you nominated for best apps and games of the year

    Without counting the new legion of titles ‘Royal battle’ , these types of games have always been the stars on mobile platforms. One more year, Google will reward the best game created to connect players, encouraging social interaction and community building.

  • Clash Royale by Supercell
  • Episode by Pocket Gems
  • Lineage 2: Revolution by Netmarble Corporation
  • Pokémon GO by Niantic, Inc.
  • PUBG MOBILE by Tencent Games
  • Better AR or VR experience

    Google Play Awards 2018, with you nominated for best apps and games of the year

    Google Play Awards 2018, with you nominated for best apps and games of the year

    A category that rewards the new realities of the future, and is that Google has selected the five best experiences in virtual reality and / or augmented of which only one can win. The optimal use of ARCore and Daydream has been an essential part in the election of nominees.

  • ASTEROIDS! by Baobab Studios
  • BBC Earth: Life in VR by BBC Worldwide (Ltd)
  • Brickscape by 5minLab
  • Figment AR by Viro Media
  • Porsche Mission E by Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG
  • Outstanding experiences for emerging markets

    Google Play Awards 2018, with you nominated for best apps and games of the year

    Google Play Awards 2018, with you nominated for best apps and games of the year

    Strange category, which in this case will reward applications and games with better performance, location and culture for emerging markets. Is Google trying to encourage development for Android Go?

  • Cricbuzz by Cricbuzz.com
  • Flipkart by Flipkart
  • Free market by Mercado Libre
  • Moovit by Moovit
  • Viki by Viki, Inc
  • Better ‘start-ups’

    Google Play Awards 2018, with you nominated for best apps and games of the year

    Google Play Awards 2018, with you nominated for best apps and games of the year

    A category to reward the applications of new developers who have offered a unique experience, and who at the same time have achieved a solid growth of the organic facilities, installations that come from searching or browsing the Play Store, in case you did not understand the concept.

  • Star by Astro Technology
  • Canva by Canva
  • Drops by Language Drops
  • Kredivo by FinAccel Pte Ltd
  • N26 by N26
  • Best revelation game

    Google Play Awards 2018, with you nominated for best apps and games of the year

    Google Play Awards 2018, with you nominated for best apps and games of the year

    This category that Google has called Best Breakthrough Hit , something like better progress towards success, will reward new applications or games that have an excellent design and user experience, and that have achieved a large base of committed users and a high growth in the number of organic installations.

  • Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp by Nintendo Co., Ltd.
  • Cooking Craze by Big Fish Games
  • Empires & Puzzles by Small Giant Games
  • Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition by SQUARE ENIX Co., Ltd.
  • PUBG MOBILE by Tencent Games
  • All the information about the nominations and categories is published in the Android developer blog , while the list of winners will be available from next May 7 in this same Google Play direct link .

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