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Charade Parade Review

Charade Parade Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Charade Parade is a pretty cool idea that fumbles slightly in one very important area.

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My Robot Friend Review

My Robot Friend Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Learn math, a little spelling, and some serious problem solving skills (or just have fun) with this programmable pal. Just don't expect a virtual buddy.

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Word Up Dog Review

Word Up Dog Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Help a hip hop puppy dig his way out of certain doom using nothing but bones and the power of spelling.

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Word Derby Review

Word Derby Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
I don't know how they did it, but Chillingo's released a racing/word game hybrid that actually feels a lot like a racing game. With words.

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Word Bird Review

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
Spell words using a jumble of letters, collect coins to boost scores, and even unlock new rules to earn even more bank in one dynamite avian word game.

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Word Chums Review

Word Chums Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Word Chum offers classic word play with many different game options and additional features.

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A lot of people enjoy Scrabble. Like a lot. But while the current official iOS rendition is doing okay, it’s been in need of a little tweaking for a while. Well the time for tweaking is nigh.

The list of changes includes a much-improved user interface that not only looks nice but makes setting up matches and finding friends a lot easier. In fact, it makes the act of setting up a game into about as painless a process as I’ve seen yet. The chat features have also been updated, and even include some pretty wacky emoticons. There’s also a rather handy new feature that will allow players to see what other words they might have made with their letters after (emphasis on after) their turn is submitted, which should help to even out the playing field a little for the less spell-savvy while still keeping things fair during multiplayer matches.

However, the most exciting change by far has got to be the cross-platform integration. The Facebook rendition is already available, but once the iOS and Android updates are ready to roll out players will be able to get their spell on across all three platforms. This means PC/Mac users can play against iOS/Android users, and that one user’s account can span multiple devices. So one could play a few rounds on their mobile device, then come home and continue the game on the computer via Facebook. Effectively, just about anyone will be able to play Scrabble with just about anyone else just about anywhere.

Scrabble is already available and is free, but these changes won’t hit until sometime this summer. Do any of these changes have you current players excited? Then chime in below!


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iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
Released: 2010-12-15 :: Category: Games

W.E.L.D.E.R. Review

W.E.L.D.E.R. Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
This word building puzzle game requires some very strategic thinking.

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R.O.S.M. Revenge of the Summon Monsters Review

R.O.S.M. Revenge of the Summon Monsters Review

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
R.O.S.M. provides a surprising long lived amount of enjoyment. Fans of Tower Defense games will find this variation enjoyable.

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Moxie

Moxie

iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad
Moxie is a must-buy for any word game fan...period. It's a brilliant, incredibly original game that's simultaneously deceptively challenging and incredibly addicting, and it's won a permanent spot on my home page.

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