Letterpress – Word Game
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Find words, steal tiles, color the board! Letterpress is a fresh new word game for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Play against your friends using Game Center! The perfect blend of fun and strategy.
Follow on Twitter at @atebits and @letterpressapp.
*** REVIEWS ***
“Simple And Awesome.” —Touch Arcade
“It’s the first game that’s made my iPhone’s first home screen in years.” —Daring Fireball
“Letterpress in itself is something of a serious accomplishment. The creation of a balanced game with rules, regulations, and goals doesn't happen everyday. Like with Tweetie, Letterpress mines an idea to its basest elements and presents them without visual clutter.” —The Verge
“It’s quickly become one of my favorite games on iOS.” —MacStories
“Letterpress is a painfully addictive word game, earning its place on my home screen and sure to win the hearts of people in bathrooms everywhere.” —iMore
“Letterpress combines the fun of Boggle with Risk. It's a great two-player app for word game fans.” —Macworld
“The interface is packed with delightful interaction elements at every turn.” —The Next Web
What's New in Version 1.5
• Completely redesigned minimalist modern user interf...loljkjk.
• Fix freeze after viewing replay on iOS 7.
• Updated dictionary.
• Slippier icon.
Like it but have suggestions
I really like this game. I upgraded because I wanted to be able to play more games at a time. I have a couple complaints that are really annoying though.
1-the win/losses are listed in alphabetical order. This is dumb. I play the same person over and over, so if I want to see how many of the last few matches I have won it is a pain because they aren't in order. You have to scroll all the way down and count the wins/losses for each of you. This also makes it so I don't know when a match ended. If I missed the "game over" alert that pops up, then I have no idea who won the last one. The last game might be lumped down with all my wins at the bottom or it might be in my opponents section at the top.
2- it is annoying to have to scroll to the bottom to start new games. This should always be at the top.
... As a side note, the "start a new game" interface is slightly confusing. If you click "play now" you can't play a friend. In my opinion, that is a dumb name for that button. It should be "random opponent" or something like that.
Fix these things and add a pass and play option... Then it will be great.
Oh, as a side note... The dictionary doesn't have "Christ". Maybe it is considered a proper name, but that seemed weird to me.
Love it - but, fix it please!
I play multiple games at a time against my husband. I play on my iPhone and he plays on his iPad or iPhone. Both of us have experienced trouble with the app when it suddenly gives you a message that it cannot play a move you want in the middle of the game. From then on you are blocked from playing that game for the rest of the time.
Secondly, you will open it up one day and find that all your games are missing and you cannot start a game with a friend or play a random opponent. The only recourse is to delete the app and download it again. This we both have had to do a couple of times. It is extremely annoying, as you give up your progress in all the games you have open and you cannot play the app at all until you completely downloaded again.
Best word game. Ever.
This game gets the largest amount of my time than any other game, ever. But it’s not a time waster, unless you go overboard. It’s exactly the kind of exercises we need to do to keep our minds sharp as we age. You know who you are.
BUT there are bugs. And tech support doesn’t seem to ever be accepting new messages. So they’re reported here.
1. I cannot hit Rematch, because I get a game with a random stranger instead of my friend who I just beat in a game. I have to start a new game, and as other people have said, the interface is confusing.
2. Many times I hit Submit, but it gives error 3. Then again, but error 23. Then it pauses, and shows that indeed it HAD been submitted the first time.
- Category: Games
- Updated: Nov 01, 2013
- Version: 1.5
- Size: 4.2 MB
- Languages: English, Spanish
- Seller: atebits
- © 2012 atebits LLC
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
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