The tech giant Google has announced the list of best apps and games on Google Play during 2016. Best App of the Year is Prisma and best Game of the Year is Clash Royale. Check out Google play’s top five lists of apps and games globally, in India and in the U.S. below.

"Google play best of 2016"

Top Trending Apps of 2016 (Global)

  1. Face Changer 2
  2. Lumyer – Photo & Selfie Editor
  3. Castbox – Podcast Radio Music
  4. Emoji Keyboard Pro
  5. MSQRD

Top Trending Games of 2016 (Global)

  1. Pokémon GO
  2. Clash Royale
  3. Traffic Rider
  4. slither.io
  5. Dream League Soccer

Top Trending Apps of 2016 (India)

  1. BeautyPlus Me – Perfect Camera
  2. Voot TV Shows Movies Cartoons
  3. Google Duo
  4. Mr Voonik -Online Shopping Men
  5. Tap Emoji Keyboard

Top Trending Games of 2016 (India)

  1. Train Simulator 2016
  2. Sultan: The Game
  3. Traffic Rider
  4. Talking Tom Gold Run
  5. Grand Gangsters 3D

Top Made in India apps of 2016

  1. Indian Rail Train PNR Status
  2. Recipe Book
  3. HealthifyMe Weight Loss Coach
  4. Myntra Online Shopping App
  5. Hello English: Learn English

Most Innovative Games of 2016 (India)

  1. The Trail
  2. Rodeo Stampede: Sky Zoo Safari
  3. Beat Stomper
  4. Lost in Harmony
  5. Reigns

Best Indie Games of 2016 (India)

  1. Mekorama
  2. That Level Again 3
  3. AbyssRium-Make your aquarium
  4. Monster Math – Free Math Game
  5. Stack

Top Trending Apps of 2016 (U.S.)

  1. Miitomo
  2. Google Duo
  3. MSQRD
  4. Reddit: The Official App
  5. Opera News Lab

Top Trending Games of 2016 (U.S.)

  1. Candy Crush Jelly Saga
  2. Clash Royale
  3. Pokémon GO
  4. slither.io
  5. Color Switch

Most Innovative Games of 2016 (U.S.)

  1. Reigns
  2. Pokémon GO
  3. Her Story
  4. Rodeo Stampede: Sky Zoo Safari
  5. The Trail

Best Indie Games of 2016 (U.S.)

  1. The Last Vikings
  2. Rolling Sky
  3. Abyssrium
  4. PewDiePie’s Tuber Simulator
  5. Riptide GP: Renegade
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You can check the complete local lists on Google Play. Also check out the most popular apps, games, music, movies, TV shows and books globally in 2016 on Google Blog.