What's New

* Many bug fixes
* UI and usability polish
* Answers that stem from different questions will still match if appropriate
* Switch to free-to-play model -- existing customers can store status on via iCloud

App Description

Learn to read and write Japanese...with fireworks!

• Lifehacker: "Word Fireworks makes learning Chinese, Japanese, Korean, or Hebrew fun and easy!" •

• iPhoneLife: Fun gameplay...absolutely addicting! •

Join the S.P.A.R.K. team! Explode fireworks, make contact with aliens, and do it all while learning Japanese!

Over the course of more than 100 levels, your S.P.A.R.K. training will initiate you into
• recognizing letters
• reading and writing hiragana and katakana
• reading and writing kanji
• and everyday vocabulary!

Each level is procedurally generated to give you the most useful balance of reinforcement, review, and new material. The more you play, the better Word Fireworks tailors its levels to you!

Make it through sprint levels, audio listening stages, and confusion-clearing challenges to launch your own fireworks show!

Unlock more than hundred types of fireworks, from the Chrysanthemum to the Donut-Kebab. Or make your own custom firework design!

Word Fireworks features male and female voice recordings so you can get the language in your ear. You'll learn the correct pronunciation and the correct way to read and write Japanese -- all while setting off gorgeous fireworks!

Kickstart your Japanese learning by lighting up the night sky with your learning -- with Word Fireworks Japanese! Ganbatte!

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • October 25, 2015 Initial release
  • November 21, 2015 Price increase: FREE! -> $1.99
  • December 02, 2015 New version 2.20
  • January 02, 2016 Price decrease: $1.99 -> FREE!
  • January 12, 2016 Price increase: FREE! -> $1.99
  • July 09, 2016 New version 2.30
  • July 09, 2016 Price decrease: $1.99 -> FREE!