Words With Friends
By now if you have not played Words With Friends on either iOS or Android, you are missing out. This game has taken the world by storm. It’s like scrabble on steroids and to make it even cooler you can play and challenge your friends. The game is owned by Zynga the makers of the most popular games like Farmville, Cityville and Poker. Words With Friends is an awesome game to stimulate your mind and I believe that games like this keep your vocabulary sharp and who knows…You might even learn a new word or two… If you need proof that this game is addictive they boast 20+ MILLION players! Insane right? Chances are you know someone that is playing words with friends on their iPhone or Android and maybe even on their computers while on Facebook. I decided to see what all the hype was about so I started playing. It was a challenge that I was up for and I became instantly hooked. If you are thinking that you need to have a HUGE vocabulary, don’t worry about it. You do not need to know big words although it can com in handy depending on who your opponent is. There are a bunch of different things you can do to find words to use too. I will highlight a few of them.
• Simple and familiar gameplay you know and love
• Turn-based design lets you play up to 20 games simultaneously
• Play with your friends or match-make instantly with a random opponent
• Connect to Facebook to find even more of your friends to play
• Stay in touch with friends and family with in-game chat messaging
• Push notifications tell you when it’s your turn
• Access your games across your iPhone, iPad and/or iPod touch
I love the fact that you can play a bunch of different games/people at one time. (20 to be exact) so it can keep you busy during those free idle moments here and there where you find yourself swiping through the apps to find something to open up. The app is super easy to use and well worth the price. If you are new to the game you can find a free version in the
There are a few games that try to compete with Words With Friends but with the massive amounts of users they have it’s a tough market. It was the best app in 2009 and I will tell you even now years later it’s still the very best word game you will ever find on the mobile platforms. Do you play? Share your gamer name so others can connect with you!