Category Archives: Word

Alan Turoff invented Boggle [App Store] in 1972 and since then the game has seen numerous variants, computer games, and as of today, an iPhone game. The classic game of Boggle is played by shaking a covered tray of 16 dice, each with a different letter printed on each of its sides. The dice settle in to a 4x4 grid, you flip over the included hour glass and start writing out every word you find then tallying your score...

'Dungeon Scroll' - A Strangely Fun Cross-Genre Role Playing Word Game

One of my favorite things about the App Store is the sheer amount of games that are based on a concept that is so far out there that you would sound like some kind of maniac pitching the idea to someone else. Dungeon Scroll [App Store] joins the ranks of really weird game ideas that just work, and work well, on the iPhone...

PopCap's Bookworm [App Store] is on sale this week for 99¢. If you're unfamiliar with the game, here is a brief overview from our review:..

Aji's iPhone word game Lexel [App Store] offers a nice and free (for now) variation of your standard word game. ..

PopCap’s Bookworm [App Store] is to word games as Bejeweled 2 [App Store] is to match three games--often imitated, never duplicated. Prior to Bookworm’s arrival, every other word game was a mere steward to the throne. After hours of playing the new iPhone port of this PopCap classic, I can confidently say there is a new king in town...

Ngmoco has released their latest game to the App Store. This time it's a word game called WordFu [App Store]. The game is available for an introductory price of $0.99 and falls in their category of so-called "fast" apps which aim to deliver high quality games at low prices...

Word Squares Lite from Imangi

January 30th, 2009 2:00 AM EDT by arn in Free, iPhone games, iPod touch games, Word

Imangi Studios has recently released a Free Lite version [App Store] of their word puzzle game Word Squares...

Click play to watch video NoMonkeys has released a Lite version of their original iPhone game called Alphabetic Lite [App Store]...

Ian Marsh's Textropolis [App Store, $1.99] has generated quite a following amongst our forum members. An over 500 post thread has produced mostly glowing reviews for the latest word game to hit the App Store...

Gameblend Studios has recently released WordJong Daily Challenge [App Store], an iPhone version of their popular Nintendo DS and Wii word puzzle franchise...

Imangi has released their latest word puzzle game called Imangi Word Squares [App Store]...

EA is starting to experiment more with price flexibility by putting Scrabble [App Store] on sale for $7.99. The app is normally priced at $9.99 but is on sale for "a limited time." EA had similarly dropped Tetris from $9.99 to $7.99 (though on a permanent basis)...

When word got out that part-time developer Eliza Block had started earning $1800/day from her crossword puzzle application, we took notice. ..

Copyright 2014, TouchArcade.com, LLC.