Apple unveils the ‘Best of 2013′ apps and games

In keeping with tradition, Apple unveiled the “Best of 2013” today. This list gives a roundup of what Apple deems to be the best apps and games for the iPad and iPhone, plus crowned a couple with the honourable title of App and Game of the Year. Apple also has listed a ‘best of’ for music, movies, TV shows, books and podcasts via iTunes. Below is the complete list for iOS, along with the Runner-ups.

  • iPad App of the Year: Disney Animated ($9.99)
  • iPad Game of the Year: Badland ($3.99)
  • Runner-Ups: Traktor DJ ($19.99), XCOM: Enemy Unknown ($19.99), WWF Together (Free), Impossible Road ($1.99)

  • iPhone App of the Year: Duolingo (Free)
  • iPhone Game of the Year: Ridiculous Fishing – A Tale of Redemption ($2.99)
  • Runner-Ups: VSCO Cam (Free), Device 6 ($3.99), Endless Alphabet ($5.99), Plants vs Zombies 2 (Free)

  • Top paid app: Minecraft – Pocket Edition ($6.99)
  • Top free app: Candy Crush Saga (Free)
  • Top grossing app: Candy Crush Saga (Free)