Apple has released its 2022 App Store Awards winners list highlighting the year’s top 15 apps and games across iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch and Apple TV categories. The list includes new social media app BeReal, productivity tool GoodNotes 5, 3D family genealogy app MacFamilyTree 10, Latin American entertainment platform ViX, and exercise tracker Gentler Streak. The Cupertino tech giant has awarded Apex Legends Mobile, Moncage, Inscryption and El Hijo the best gaming titles on the App Store for iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple TV respectively.
The company’s pick list of the best apps and games of 2022 was announced on blog postAnd the apple CEO Tim Cook said in a statement that all of the apps and games on the list “provided fresh, thoughtful, and real perspectives.”
The company also separately released a list consisting of five “Cultural Impact Winners,” which the company claims have had a “lasting impact on people’s lives and culture” by “engaging deeper into their emotions.” Emotional wellbeing app – How we feel Storyteller app highlighting systemic housing injustices and their impact on people of color – Dot’s Home Widget app – Locket Widget Hydration Waterllama app completes this year’s list of cultural influence winners App Inua history exploration – Story completed In Ice and Time list awards in the category of Cultural Impact.
BeReal was named iPhone App of the Year, while GoodNotes 5 was named iPad App of the Year. Meanwhile, MacFamilyTree 10 is Mac App of the Year. ViX was named Apple TV App of the Year, while Gentler Streak won Apple Watch App of the Year.
In addition to these apps, Apple has ranked the best games available in the App Store. Apex Legends Mobile Awarded iPhone Game of the Year. Meanwhile, Moncage was named iPad Game of the Year.
As usual, the winners of the best apps and games will receive a monetary prize app store Awards with the distinctive blue App Store logo on 100% recycled aluminium, along with the winners name etched on the other side.