Google has revealed the winners of Google Play Best of 2020 in Japan. While there were several categories for the numerous apps and mobile games on the platform, the most prestigious Google Play Best Game of 2020 award was ultimately won by Genshin Impact. [Thanks, 4Gamer!]
While Genshin won the biggest award, it only appeared in one more category as a runner-up. The remaining categories were won by other popular mobile games, such as Project Sekai and Disney’s Twisted Wonderland.
Here’s the full list of Google Play’s best game winners of 2020 in Japan:
Google Play Best Game of 2020
Winner: Genshin Impact
Users’ Choice Award
Runners-up: Arknights, Genshin Impact, Saint Seiya: Rising Cosmo, Disney: Twisted Wonderland
Winner: Dragon Quest Tact
Runners-up: Arknights, KonoSuba: Fantastic Days, Touhou Lost Word, Final Fantasy Brave Exvius: War of the Visions
Winner: Sky: Children of the Light
Runners-up: Shy Boy – Escape Game, Matsuropalette, Bistro Heroes, Wasurenaide, Otona ni natte mo
Cute & Casual Award
Winner: Pokemon Cafe Mix
Runners-up: Ensemble Stars!! Music, Snoopy: Puzzle Journey, D4DJ Groovy Mix, One Piece: Bon! Bon! Journey!!
Winner: Disney: Twisted Wonderland
Runners-up: AFK Arena, Octopath Traveler: Conquerors of the Continent, Project Sekai: Colorful Stage! feat. Hatsune Miku, Mini 4WD Hyper Dash Grand Prix
In related news, the Best App of 2020 in Japan went to SmartNews. The popular franchise Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba also became the most voted manga app.
The winner of the Google Play Best Game 2020 in Japan, Genshin Impact, is immediately available on Android and iOS, PC, and PlayStation 4. A Nintendo Switch version is also still in the works. The popular game is currently holding a new event featuring Zhongli as an exclusive character.