Google Play Editors Choice update

Feeling the summer season yet? If you’re a parent, you may be slightly relieved that the kids are always at home, not worrying when they will be home from school. It’s just that, some days can be too boring. You don’t want them staring at their computer or mobile screens all the time, do you? What to do? Go on a vacation. Seriously, everyone in the family needs it. If you’re going on a road trip, better be prepared for endless questions and long conversations. You can still take a breather though by playing with new games and checking out new cool apps on your phone or tablet.

To make that trip smooth and problem-free, you may start by downloading apps that will help you with navigation. Google Maps and Waze or your car’s native digital dashboard may not be enough so feel free to try all these quality apps and see what suits your needs. You will some of the best ones on the Editors’ Choice section on the Google Play Store. The section has been updated with more curated games and apps that offer the best Android experience.

Apps part of the Editors’ Choice section vary in categories and game genres. Google devs have prepared editorial pages of apps and games worthy to be part of the top list. Games are available from different categories: Puzzle Games, Runner Games, Role-Playing Games, Racing Games, Arcade Games, Simulation Games, and Sports Games. As for apps, there are Video Calling Apps, Navigation Apps, Fitness Apps, Photo Editing Apps, Language Learning Apps, Buying & Selling (Shopping), and Budgeting Apps. (Check our feature on the linked apps below.)

Games
Puzzle Games to Test Your Logic (Sally’s Law, Mekorama, After the End: Forsaken Destiny, Dots & Co: A Puzzle Adventure, The Room Three)
• 5 Arcade Games to Perfect Your Twitch Skills (Disney Crossy Road, Beat Stomper, Sky Force Reloaded, Parallyzed, Paper Toss Boss)
• Pedal to the Metal: 5 Awesome Racing Games (Riptide GP: Renegade, Horizon Chase – World Tour, Hot Wheels: Race Off, Drifty Chase, CSR Racing 2)
• 5 Role-Playing Games for the Hero in You (The Last Vikings, King of Dragon Pass, Evoland, HIT, MOBIUS FINAL FANTASY)
• Get There Fast With These Great Runner Games (Alto’s Adventure, Fast like a Fox, Sonic Dash 2: Sonic Boom, Dash Quest, Rodeo Stampede: Sky Zoo Safari)
• Challenge Your Intellect With These Simulation Games (The Trail, Design Home, March to a Million, SimCity BuildIt, Choices: Stories You Play)
• Winning Sports Games to Enjoy Any Season (Rival Stars College Football, Soccer Stars, NBA LIVE, MLB 9 Innings 17, Golf Clash)

Apps
• Track Your Spending With These 5 Budgeting Apps (Mint, Spendee, Wallet, Mvelopes, Penny)
• Get Motivated With These 5 Fitness Apps (Seven, 30 Day Fitness Challenge Pro, Runtastic Running & Fitness Tracker, Freeletics Bodyweight, JEFIT)
• Talk the Talk With These Language Learning Apps (Tandem, Memrise, Beelinguapp, Learn Languages, Duolingo)
• Map It Out: Navigate Anywhere With These 5 Apps (Waze, Citymapper, Komoot, HERE WeGo, Google Maps)
• Oh, Snap: 5 Photo Editing Apps to Make Your Pics Pop (Adobe Photoshop Express, Pixlr, Prisma, Facetune, Instagram)
• Make a Deal: 5 Apps for Buying & Selling Used Goods (letgo, OfferUp, eBay, VaragaSale, thredUP)
• Go Face-to-Face With These Video Calling Apps (ooVoo, Skype, Snapchat, Gruveo, Messenger)

Most of these apps on the lists are downloadable and playable in major markets like the US, Canada, South Korea, Japan, Great Britain, and Australia.

SOURCE: The Keyword (Google)