What's New***Thanks for making us a hit on the Mac App Store!***
-2,000 free Gigawatts to thank everyone for making us the #1 Mac Game!
-Multiplayer is here for Mac! Weld against your friends in W.E.L.D.E.R. Wars, the exciting new turn-based W.E.L.D.E.R. mode!
-FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER - groundbreaking new multiplayer mode allows Mac owners using Mountain Lion OS to play with iPad, iPhone and iPod touch owners!
-Challenge your Game Center friends to a weld, or weld with random opponents through Game Center!
-Use power-ups to gain a swap advantage, or stymie your opponent with a Mine or a Toxic Tile!
-Chat with your opponents!
-New 2 Player Wins leaderboard!
-Earn Gigawatts for winning a W.E.L.D. War!
-Twitter support in Mountain Lion - tweet your turn, your win, or your single-player game.
-Game Center leaderboards and achievements in Mountain Lion - compete against your iOS friends.
-Improved full screen Mac Shop! Detailed descriptions and Score Bonuses to earn more Gigawatts!
-Wrenches persist between games - a much requested feature. Now you can use your leftover wrenches in your next game.
-Looking up a word in the game menu will now show your potential word score.
-Fixed a visual glitch where swaps did not appear to update.
-Added a quit button to the Main Menu.
-A few other bug fixes, interface improvements, and crash fixes!
App Description***Awarded "Best Games of 2012" by Apple! W.E.L.D.E.R. makes the perfect gift for you or a loved one. The best new word game available!***
***The hit iOS word game is now on Mac. Achieved #1 DOWNLOADED GAME on iPAD, looks and plays stunning!***
5 stars - The best word game out there.
5 stars - Haven’t been so addicted since Angry Birds.
5 stars - Awesomely done. I CANNOT put it down.
5 stars - I would give this game 10 stars if I could.
Awarded the iPHONE GAME OF THE WEEK by iTunes! Thanks for your incredible support! W.E.L.D.E.R. is the leading word puzzle game created by hit former Rockstar NY developers – addiction guaranteed! Worldwide awards and accolade:
• TOP iPAD GAME of 2011 from Associated Press, Yahoo, Fox, Huffington Post, PadGadget, Daily Journal and many, many others!!!
• TOP 10 iPHONE GAME of 2011 from the NY Times, AppAdvice and many, many others!!!
• TOP 10 iOS APP of 2011 from Mashable and the Daily Telegraph!!!
• "The iPad's most addictive word game, a clever combination of 'Bejeweled,' 'Boggle' and 'Scrabble.'" - Associated Press
• "Great new twist on crossword puzzles." - Apple iTunes iPhone Game of the Week
• "If Boggle, Scrabble and Hangman had a baby, the end result might come close to being as good as W.E.L.D.E.R., a word game lover's delight for iPad and iPhone." - Mashable
• "Start it, and watch the hours fly by." - NY Times
• “Word puzzle fanatics are in for an addictive treat with the terrific W.E.L.D.E.R. ... a highly polished word puzzle game that gets my highest recommendation. It’s a blast, and I can’t stop playing it!” - Apple Gazette (5/5)
• “W.E.L.D.E.R. gets a score of 5 out of 5.” - The App Shack
• "This intriguing word game is ... unique and will activate your brain." – TouchArcade (4/5)
• "Players looking for the next great word game should check W.E.L.D.E.R. for sure." – 148Apps
• “This iOS game takes Bejeweled, Boggle, and Scrabble and smelts them into one mining-themed word puzzle.” - Tested.com (App of the Day)
Weld words in the word machine! Create clever combos and multiply your score using gem and gold tiles. Increase your vocabulary using the built-in dictionary – discover definitions of words you never even knew existed! Earn powerful special abilities like Group, Reverse, and Jump Swaps, and complete particularly tricky terms with blank wooden pieces. Potentially unlimited gameplay!
• Adds addictive word game play to classic pattern matching.
• Use special reverse, group, and jump swaps to form words and clear broken tiles.
• Use multiplier tiles to score more points and gain more swaps!
• Brand new modes including Sandbox and Broken Challenge.
• Undo your last move and have another go!
• Use "Apocalypse Swap" to wipe the board once per level and get a new set of tiles.
• Combine multipliers in a single word for thousands of points and tons of swaps!
• Look up words you form via the built-in dictionary.
• Use Gigawatts to pump up your game; earn them purely through playing the game or take advantage of in-app purchases to get them. It's up to you!
We are listening to all of your amazing suggestions, and working hard on more updates coming soon! Thank you to all of our happily obsessed fans!
January 29, 2014 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
January 29, 2014 New version 1.2
May 31, 2013 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> FREE!
May 24, 2013 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> FREE!
June 28, 2012 Initial Release