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iPhone: Word Ladder - Word Game Concept

12-21-2008, 05:21 PM
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Word Ladder - Word Game Concept

There are a lot of word games out there but I couldn't find one with a word ladder concept. With word ladders, you start with the bottom word and then build words upward from that word changing each word slightly. I'm no programmer so if anyone wants to take the idea and run with it; knock yourself out. Anybody else like these kind of word games?

I created an example with a little Touch Arcade flavor.

Here is the word ladder.

Here are the answers.

Last edited by rjsim; 12-21-2008 at 05:40 PM.
12-21-2008, 11:02 PM
Joined: Oct 2008
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Posts: 1,186
Word ladder genre games require a lot of effort to develop (as I'm sure you realised when you put together your fantastic example!). And they don't really have a replay value. I think this is why there are no real word ladder genre games in the app store at the moment.