Word games

10.14.14
Steal words and make them your own with WordXchange game
10.14.14

Steal words and make them your own with WordXchange game

WordXchange is a clever multiplayer word game that's based around using a pool of just a few lette...

By G. Tinari,   10.14.14
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08.30.14
Wordrix is a fun puzzle, but a puzzling game
08.30.14

Wordrix is a fun puzzle, but a puzzling game

Wordrix is available for iPhone and iPad, optimized...

By D. Alves,   08.30.14
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04.02.13
Daily iPhone App: Letter Rush puts a new spin on spelling games
04.02.13

Daily iPhone App: Letter Rush puts a new spin on spelling games

Word games are probably my least favorite genre on the App Store at this point -- I think they'...

By M. Schramm,   04.02.13
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11.19.12
Daily iPhone App: QatQi is a free word game that's different enough to try
11.19.12

Daily iPhone App: QatQi is a free word game that's different enough to try

QatQi is, I am almost sorry to say, a new word game on the App Store. To be quite honest,...

By M. Schramm,   11.19.12
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07.25.12
SpellTower offers fun word-based board-clearing game
07.25.12

SpellTower offers fun word-based board-clearing game

For US$3.99, SpellTower (now on the Mac App Store) provides an amusing diversion for anyone who l...

By E. Sadun,   07.25.12
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07.13.12
Merriam-Webster announces Dictionary API for developers, coming to a word game near you
07.13.12

Merriam-Webster announces Dictionary API for developers, coming to a word game near you

Merriam-Webster just announced its new Dictionary API, which gives developers access to the full d...

By S. Silbert,   07.13.12
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06.03.11
7 Little Words offers great fluffy fun but not enough content
06.03.11

7 Little Words offers great fluffy fun but not enough content

Recently, developer Christopher York pinged me and asked me to take a look at his latest offeri...

By E. Sadun,   06.03.11
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08.03.10
Kindle 2 gets more game, Kindle 1 gets more wrinkles
08.03.10

Kindle 2 gets more game, Kindle 1 gets more wrinkles

Sure, Jeff Bezos may be keen on keeping Kindle a "purpose-built reading device" (for now, at any ra...

By R. Miller,   08.03.10
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01.21.10
Hands on with WordCrasher: word puzzles meet Tetris
01.21.10

Hands on with WordCrasher: word puzzles meet Tetris

WordCrasher [iTunes link] is a little gem that deserves a much wider audience than it's currently r...

By E. Sadun,   01.21.10
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