These are Google Play's best apps and games of 2016
Google Play has rolled out its Best of 2016 guide, highlighting the best-selling apps and games this year. As expected, Niantic's Pokémon Go turned out to be the most popular game of 2016, Game of Thrones was the most-watched TV show, and Scoompa's Face Changer 2 led the app charts.
Top trending apps of 2016
- Face Changer 2 (opens in new tab)
- Lumyer - Photo & Selfie Editor (opens in new tab)
- Castbox - Podcast Radio Music (opens in new tab)
- Emoji Keyboard Pro (opens in new tab)
- MSQRD (opens in new tab)
Top trending games of 2016
- Pokémon GO (opens in new tab)
- Clash Royale (opens in new tab)
- Traffic Rider (opens in new tab)
- slither.io (opens in new tab)
- Dream League Soccer (opens in new tab)
Top TV shows of 2016
- Game of Thrones (opens in new tab)
- The Walking Dead (opens in new tab)
- The Big Bang Theory (opens in new tab)
- Mr. Robot (opens in new tab)
- The Flash (opens in new tab)
Head to the link below for the full list.
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Interesting that 3 of the 5 apps are basically special effects selfie editors.