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App description: Word Chums takes the standard word game to the next level with fun graphics and sounds, a built in dictionary, team mode, 2-4 player mode and more!

When I went from Words With Friends and other word games to Word Chums, there was no going back. VentureBeat

Word Chums stays true to the classic word building gameplay you know and love, but includes new and addictive features to ensure you have fun playing with your friends while building your vocabulary.

SPECIAL FEATURES

Turn based game with 2-4 players

Play versus friends, random opponents, and computer chum bots

Customizable Chum characters take words beyond the standard vowels and consonants

Know valid words before you press play

Automatically see the strength of your word

Weekly leaderboard competitions

Find the best word, and beat the hint challenges

Drop a word bomb, and take your turn with a new set of letters

Word Chums adds a significant layer of additional incentives to keep playing atop the basic formula. Adweek

ENTERTAINING & SOCIAL

Chums ooze with personality and bring the mobile board game to life. Have fun earning gear to outfit your chum and expressing your style. Theyre guaranteed to make you chuckle. See how all your friends are doing from the friends list on the main screen, and experience a new level of collaborative fun by grabbing a buddy to compete with in a couple's challenge.

FUN WITH WORDS

Expand your vocabulary through experimenting with new letter combinations, and instantly discover new words as you create a crossword matrix through connecting your tiles. Tap any word to see its definition. Word Chums also offers clues to point you to the location of a better word if you get stumped. Word Chums's streamlined gameplay allows you to see words validate instantly as you place letters and see the scoring badge automatically indicate word strength.

REWARDS FOR SERIOUS GAMERS

Earn top Chum status through experience points gained with each word played, and level up to become King or Queen of the Chums. Show off your wordly prowess by climbing your way to the top of the weekly leaderboards through more than lucky letters. Word Chums has achievements, best-word challenges, leveling, player stats, leaderboards, and much more. Its a deep gaming experience for everyone that gamers can master.

ABOUT PEOPLEFUN

Word Chums is a new kind of word game experience that comes to you from the makers of Age of Empires, one of the best-selling and most award-winning games of all time. Give it a try!

Website http://www.peoplefun.com/word-chums

Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/wordchums

SeanK's comments:


PeopleFun Announces Its First Mobile Game for iOS, Word Chums

The Chums Make Their Debut in Feature Packed Word Game

PeopleFun today announced “The Chums”, a series of customizable characters that enable players to uniquely express themselves while they play mobile games. Word Chums is the first game to feature the new character franchise. It’s a word game with familiar and approachable word building gameplay, and a mix of fun ingredients that make the game unique and more fun to play.



About Word Chums
At the root of any great game is great gameplay. Word Chums for iOS delivers a fun gaming experience that players of all skill levels will enjoy. For casual players, it adds a new dimension to an established genre. For core gamers, there is finally a word game that will meet their needs for depth, complexity, competition and fun. Word Chums goes far beyond other word building games with a plethora of features including:

• Games for 2-4 Players –Head-to-head, couples, teams,3-4 players, if it’s between two and four players, Word Chums has it.
• The Chums - Oozing with personality, they bring the game to life. Have fun earning gear to outfit your Chum and expressing your style.
• Streamlined Gameplay - Word Chums is a pleasure to play. See words validate instantly as you place letters and see the scoring badge automatically indicate word strength.
• Familiar Word Building - Word Chums stays true to the classic word building gameplay you know and love, but adds new elements that make it fresh and even more fun.
• Leaderboards and Top Chum Status - Earn experience points with each word played and level up to become the next Emperor. Show off your “wordly” prowess by climbing your way to the top of the weekly leaderboards.
• Truly Social Gameplay - See how all your friends are doing from the friends list on the main screen. Experience a new level of collaborative fun by grabbing a teammate for a co-op challenge, or go up against another couple.
• Hints – Use hints to point you to the location of a higher point word.
• Core Gaming Experience -gaming and core gaming don’t seem to go together, but we actually did it. Word Chums has achievements, best-word challenges, leveling, player stats, leaderboards and much more. It’s a deep gaming experience that anyone can play and true gamers can attempt to master.
• Learn a Little - Expand your vocabulary as you quickly experiment with new letter combinations and instantly discover new words. Tap any word to see its definition.
• Optional Paid Version – The game is free, but if you want a quick boost and no ads, upgrade the App and get 1,000 in-game coins and we’ll banish the ads
09-17-2012, 01:02 PM
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Any fans of word games?

Are there any fans of word games here? I would love to hear what you think of Word Chums versus other word titles. We're always looking to improve and feedback is appreciated.