Every year, Google celebrates the best apps, games, and developers on Google Play. In 2022, the best game of the year is Apex Legends Mobile by EA.

Side note: Apex Legends Mobile — game of the year on the App Store.

Apps, games, and ways of using content are constantly changing. That’s why this year added a new award for best apps and games for Chromebooks. Other new categories reflect today’s game genres, including best story games, live games and games available on Play Pass.

According to Google Play, Apex Legends Mobile from Electronic Arts Studios was the best game of the year. The game is a shooter in the royal combat genre, which rose in the cybersports rankings and regularly made the list of top 10 games by the number of downloads.

Google congratulates this year’s winners and the entire developer community. And looks forward to their continued success.

Click here for a full list of the 20 categories of winning apps and games selected by the Google Play editorial team and the top-selling books and audiobooks of 2022.