War of Words is the next generation online crossword game. It starts with the turn-based word spelling gameplay you know and love – and adds bombs! Have you ever wanted to blow up your opponent’s words? Or maybe steal some words for yourself? Now you can.
War of Words is a free, ad-supported game. You can disable ads with an in-game purchase, or by purchasing the separate paid version.
Innovative New Gameplay
- Start with the standard online crossword gameplay you know and love
- Your letter rack is extended to 8 tiles
- No longer limited to just letters – War of Words introduces Action Tiles!
- Bomb Tiles let you destroy your opponent’s letters
- Thief Tiles allow you to steal words from the other player
- Drop Land Mine Tiles to catch your opponent unaware
- Play your own Multiplier Tiles to get the score of your dreams
- Reverse Tiles let you play a word backwards
- Start Over Tiles let you start a word anywhere on the board – without connecting to another word
- Use an Extra Turn Tile to play two turns in a row
- Barricade Tiles let you block strategic locations on the board
- Shield Tiles protect areas from your opponent
- Wildcards can be multiple letters at the same time
- Multiple different board layouts! New boards will be introduced regularly
- Play online with up to 30 friends at once, or play at home with friends using Pass and Play
- Start a Random game to get into the action fast
- Online leaderboards let you compare your best scores against your friends – and the world!
- Over 90 achievements to keep your games interesting
- Supports multiple different accounts on the same device
A Truly Social Experience
- Instantly start a game with any of your Game Center friends
- Online chat
- Push notifications let you know when to play
- Invite friends using Facebook, Twitter, or email
- Find friends using your contact list, their email address, Game Center nickname, and more
- Supports iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPod Touch 2nd Generation, iPod Touch 3rd Generation, iPod Touch 4th Generation, iPad, and iPad 2
- Requires iOS version 4.2 or higher
- Requires an active Game Center account
- A connection to the Internet is required (cellular or Wi-Fi)
Troubleshooting & How To Play
- Answers to most questions can be found under the Help & Rules menu option (start with the Frequently Asked Questions)
- If the game freezes, crashes, has a difficult time connecting, or gives you other trouble, first try restarting your device
- Next, make sure you have a good connection to the Internet
- If you’re still having problems, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
See you on the battlefront!