October 9th, 2017
Slots of Gold Big Win is a slot machine game yet it appears in the App Store’s list of free word games.
October 2nd, 2017
Here are the download numbers for LetterMiner in September.
- iOS: 1744 downloads
- Mac: 9 downloads
I had almost double the iOS downloads I had in August. The downloads started to drop on September 29. I fear the boost in downloads that started in the middle of August has ended.
September 25th, 2017
Trivia Guy is a quiz game. It belongs in the trivia game section of the App Store, not the word game section.
September 18th, 2017
The first sentence describing Number Salad in its iTunes listing is that Number Salad is a numeric puzzle game. How can Apple consider a numeric puzzle game to be a word game?
September 11th, 2017
Choices: Stories You Play is the mobile gaming equivalent of reading a Choose Your Own Adventure book. You play through a story and make choices to control the direction the story takes.
The only way Choices: Stories You Play could qualify as a word game is that the stories you play have words in them. By that logic almost every adventure and role-playing game in the App Store would be classified as word games. This game belongs in the adventure game section of the App Store.