Zynga'sÂ Words with Friends will be hitting its fifth anniversary very soon, and to celebrate 7.7 billion games played (and many, many uses of the wordÂ "qi" over the past 1800ish days), the game has been refreshed into New Words With Friends - now with some much-requested features.
The most requested feature was Solo Play, which now makes its dĂ©but in the updated version of the app. Solo play allows players to practice without an Internet connection or direct opponent, with the game adjusting to the level of the player to still provide them with a challenge.
Community Matches, meanwhile, allow players to opt-in, search through a series of profileÂ cards, and find themselves potential newÂ opponents to face off against. Profiles are also new, with stats includingÂ high score, number of games completed, andÂ average word score now available to show off to both your friends andÂ recentÂ opponents.
New Words With Friends is available now on the App Store and isÂ
worth 99 points free to download.