Tag Archives: word game

‘Sidewords’ Review: Not Your Average Word Game

Sidewords By: Milkbag Games Every once in a while, I look at the App Store and notice another mediocre word game near the top of the charts. I've given these games a chance, in case I was missing out on something. I like a good word game, as I still play Zach Gage's Typeshift daily. But these free games that get tons of downloads are all overly simplified and probably auto-generated, since there are hundreds -- even thousands -- of levels. What they usually involve is taking the four or five Read more [...]

‘Typeshift’ Review: A Fantastic Word Game Collaboration Between Zach Gage and Merriam-Webster Dictionary

Typeshift By: Zach Gage Zach Gage's Typeshift is the latest addition to Apple's indie game showcase that's been in progress for about a week. I got it a few days early and, even though I'm playing about fifteen games at the moment, I keep getting pulled back to this one. The game's stats tell me I've invested over five hours into the game already! It's especially good for winding down in bed, and I know it's time to shut off my phone and call it a night when I'm unable to think of any words. Basically, Read more [...]