During an award ceremony at I/O, Google has announced the 2017 winners of the annual Play Awards. Google Play Award Winners 2017 Announced: Highlighting Best Apps and Games of last year.
Google Play Award Winners 2017 Announced: Highlighting Best Apps and Games of last year
For its 12 categories, Google chose the best apps and games including TV, VR experience. Google declared the Language app Memrise, the best app of past year. Similarly, the best game is Transformers: Forged to Fight.
Here is the list of Google Play Award Winners 2017.
- Best TV Experience: Red Bull TV (free)
- Best VR Experience: Virtual Virtual Reality ($8.99)
- Best AR Experience: Woorld (free)
- Best Android Wear Experience: Runtastic Running & Fitness (free)
- Best App: Memrise (free)
- Best App For Kids: Animal Jam – Play Wild! (free)
- Best Game: Transformers: Forged to Fight (free)
- Best Multiplayer Game: Hearthstone (free)
- Best Accessibility Experience: IFTTT (free)
- Best Social Impact: ShareTheMeal (free)
- Standout Indie: Mushroom 11 ($4.99)
- Standout Startup: Hooked (free)
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