Download Word Game Games - Best Software & Apps

  • Scrabble

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone

    Renowned Wordplay on Your Computer Screen

    6
    357 votes
    • PROS: Simple and recognisable gameplay, Dictionary included
    • CONS: Lack of online opponents, Some extra challenges would be nice
  • Wordscapes

    1.0.58

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    The hottest crossword puzzle in town

    9
    38 votes
    • PROS: Can be played offline, Educational, Smooth gameplay, Provides hints
    • CONS: Can get repetitive, Fails to recognize some english words
  • Bookworm

    1.03

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Match letters and show off your vocabulary in Bookworm

    8
    145 votes
    • PROS: Cute character, Enjoyable word puzzles, Relaxing untimed mode
    • CONS: Little variety
  • Getting Over It with Bennett Foddy

    2017

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Android
    iPhone

    Getting over it with Bernard Foddy; extremely frustrating climbing game

    8
    148 votes
    • PROS: Great gameplay, Nice graphics
    • CONS: Very frustrating, Not free
  • Word Cookies

    3.2.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Free Game for Wordy People

    8
    26 votes
    • PROS: Cool graphics and lots of features, Ability to play without an internet connection
    • CONS: Only for true word puzzle lovers, A bit limited in its scope
  • Word Cross

    1.0.74

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    A Simple-but-free Crossword Puzzle Game

    9
    16 votes
    • PROS: Gives you daily bonuses such as extra lives, Get rewards such as hints and tips, Suitable for young adults and kids, Allows friends to send hints and rewards
    • CONS: Game is overly large in MB storage terms, Repeatedly shows the same word too often, Has issues connecting to user accounts, More low-tech and basic than is advertised
  • HangARoo

    2.05

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free old school computer gaming experience

    8
    296 votes
    • PROS: Interactive and colourful, Over 8, 500 terms and phrases, Completely free
    • CONS: Requires older operating system, Requires Flash players
  • Words With Friends Classic

    12.111

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Free Game for Word Lovers

    5
    27 votes
    • PROS: Interesting social aspect, Comes with a handy app
    • CONS: Heavy emphasis on in game purchases, Not as exciting as some word games
  • Text Twist 2

    1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Word Play Fun at Your Fingertips

    8
    49 votes
    • PROS: Three new game modes to try, 25000 words to find, Vibrant and engaging graphics
    • CONS: Can feel repetitive
  • Word Connect

    2.438.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Test your vocabulary

    9
    17 votes
    • PROS: Educational, Easy to understand instructions, Challenging, Non-intrusive music
    • CONS: Repetitive gameplay, No unique concept, Small bonus points, Few game modes
  • 4 Pics 1 Word

    14.4-3993-en

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    4 pictures, 1 word that links them!

    8
    233 votes
    • PROS: Easy to play, but still addictive, Loads of words, Help for the most difficult words
    • CONS: Early levels boringly easy
  • Words With Friends

    License
    free
    Platform
    Web Apps
    Android

    Addictive word game comes to Facebook

    7
    142 votes
    • PROS: Challenge Facebook friends to word games, Brag about high scores on your Facebook wall, Play multiple games at once
    • CONS: Ads are very annoying, Takes time to learn
  • Words With Friends 2

    9.913

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Free App for Word Lovers

    8
    2 votes
    • PROS: Free to download and play, Lots of modes to try
    • CONS: Plagued with pop up ads, Can get a bit repetitive
  • The Expendabros

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Exbrosive action

    7
    232 votes
    • PROS: Excessively fun, Up to four player manic action, Destructible environments, Characters from The Expendables, Free
    • CONS: Not for the faint hearted
  • Wheel of Fortune

    1.0

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    Classic word strategy game for smartphones and personal computers

    9
    5 votes
    • PROS: There are more than 1k games available in Wheel of Fortune, The gameplay itself is quite simple and very easy to learn
    • CONS: Users will have to pay to download this game, Not all operating systems are supported by this software
  • Wordament for Windows 10

    1.0.1.41

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Take on the World in this fun word game

    7
    97 votes
    • PROS: Fun, live online gameplay, Easy to pick up and play, Records lots of stats, Xbox Live integration, Fun 'frenemies' feature, Supports a wide range of languages
    • CONS: Data connection needed to play, No head-to-head option to play a friend
  • Wordsdom  Best Word Puzzles

    1.4.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    A free game for android

    10
    3 votes
    • Ruzzle

      2.4.16

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      Free version of the popular word puzzle game

      7
      257 votes
      • PROS: Several ways to play, Attractive design, Supports a range of languages
      • CONS: No global leaderboard, You can't rotate the board
    • Wordament

      3.2.2060

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      iPhone

      Take on the World in this fun word game

      7
      6 votes
      • PROS: Fun, live online gameplay , Easy to pick up and play, Records lots of stats, Xbox Live integration, Fun 'frenemies' feature, Special rounds help to add variety
      • CONS: Data connection needed to play, No head-to-head option to play a friend, Can be laggy - to the detriment of the gameplay
    • Simple Word Search

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Hunt words down and spell them out

      9
      2 votes
      • PROS: Simple as can be, Customizable, Endless fun
      • CONS: Colours are somewhat garish
    Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
    #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
    12.052968.2Windows
    214.4-3993-en2337.9Android,iPhone
    31.02326.7Windows,Mac
    42.4.162576.6Android
    53576.1Windows,Android,iPhone
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