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Wordle to Let Players Sync Stats Across All Devices Soon

Have you ever wished you could play Wordle on any device you want and have your wins and stats count across all of them? The New York Times, which acquired the viral word game in January, is making your wish come true. Players will soon be able to link their Wordle progress and stats to...

Wordle Added ‘Tens of Millions’ of Users to the New York Times

Do you still Wordle yourself? Popular game Wordle was sold to the New York Times back in January for low seven figures, and now we’re learning of the impact of the viral pandemic game. According to the New York Times on Wednesday, it mentioned Wordle and its effect on new subscribers during its first quarter...

Wordle was the Most Tweeted About Game in Canada in Q1, Says Twitter

Twitter has shared more stats related to gaming tweets for Q1 2022 (Jan. 1 to March 31), and in Canada, Wordle has topped the charts for the most mentions. There were nearly 800 million tweets in Q1 related to gaming (up 52% year-over-year), with the most tweet volume related to Sony’s acquisition of Bungie, followed...

‘Wordle’ Clones Have Flooded Apple’s App Store Again

Back in January, the viral game Wordle saw numerous unofficial clones hit the App Store, which were subsequently removed by Apple. At the end of last month, Wordle was sold to the New York Times and fast forward just over one month later, clones of the game have again filled the App Store, points out...

Wordle Officially Moves to the New York Times

After being acquired by the New York Times at the end of January, the popular game ‘Wordle’ has now officially moved over to its new owner. Those playing Wordle today may have noticed the original URL from Josh Wardle’s game now shows "nytimes.com/games/wordle” instead of the previous “powerlanguage.co.uk” domain, as the latter now forwards to...

‘Wordle’ Lands on Nintendo’s Game Boy

[caption id="attachment_368179" align="aligncenter" width="1920"] Image: @ghidraninja on Twitter[/caption] Over the weekend, IT security researcher and hobbyist hardware hacker Stacksmashing (@ghidraninja) created a Game Boy homebrew based on the wildly popular daily word puzzle game Wordle. https://twitter.com/ghidraninja/status/1490323175510581263 Inspired by another hobbyist who got Wordle working on a Palm personal digital assistant from 1999, Stacksmashing's port brings one of...

‘Wordle’ Acquired by The New York Times for ‘Low Seven Figures’

  Viral word game, ‘Wordle’, has been acquired by The New York Times, announced the latter on Monday afternoon. “What’s nice about Wordle is how simple, pleasant and attractive the computer interface is,” said Will Shortz, editor of the New York Times Crossword, adding, “it’s a great puzzle, and it doesn’t take long to play,...

Apple Removes Blatant ‘Wordle’ Clone App From App Store

Apple has pulled the 'Wordle' clone app from the App Store. The follows a brisk period when 'Wordle - The App', the copycat app of the popular word-guessing browser game, was published on the marketplace. On the evening of January 12, an app developer by the name of Zach Shakked of Shakd, LLC began discussing...