The Application of the Year title is awarded to Toca Life World,
which brilliantly perpetuates the art of play and expression for children, according to the App Store. A feat for the developer Toca Boca, who this year celebrates 10 years of activities and signs forty other applications for children.
It is League of Legends: Wild Rift, from Riot Games, which tops the list of games of the year. The application of the very popular multiplayer game was launched a little over a year ago on mobile.
Marvel future revolution, Myst, Space Marshals 3 and Fantasian, Apple Arcade, are also among the best games.
Carrot Weather, a weather app developed by Grailr, is the number one Apple Watch app.
These world-class developers have innovated with Apple technology, and many have helped foster the deep sense of togetherness we needed this year.Apple CEO Tim Cook said in a blog post.
Unsurprisingly, the TikTok app ranks first among the most popular free apps for the iPhone. It is followed by VaxiCode, the tool for the vaccine passport in Quebec, then by Zoom, which demonstrates the importance of teleworking, once again this year.
A need to reconnect
Among the strongest trends of the year 2021, the global editorial team of the App Store noted among its users an increased search for connection.
” This year’s trending apps brought people together in meaningful ways, while meeting the social, personal and professional needs of users around the world. “
Topping the list is the hit game Among Us, from the independent studio Innersloth. According to Apple, the title encouraged cooperation and competition, in addition to pushing players
to talk and listen to each other. The platform Roblox It ranks third among the most popular games.
The Bumble dating app also rose to the top of this list.
Bumble has answered the call by adding and improving features designed to bridge the gap between people hoping to date, form platonic friendships, and expand their professional network, all while promoting [les femmes dans les conversations], can we read in the blog post.
The Canva design tool, as well as the EatOkra app for finding restaurants owned by people from the black community, also made it to this list.
Peanut, an audio chat room for talking about femininity from all angles, from menopause to pregnancy, also symbolizes this trend of connection, according to the App Store editorial team.
The full list of the best games and apps of the year according to the App Store can be found on their site (New window) web.