Best Word Games for iPhone and iPad in 2020

As a kid, I was enamored by word games. Even though I don’t play them as much as I used to, I’m still fascinated by the magic that a word puzzle game brings up. Today, I’ve decided to enliven my love affair with conundrums by compiling the best word games for iPhone and iPad! I hope you will like them as much as I do.

All of these top word search games for iOS have packed in with hundreds of challenging levels. Each level has been primed to sharpen your wit and also bolster your vocabulary.

Just in case, if you are looking for a list of best word games for offline, online, or browser playing, DailyWritingTips has got a list of 50 word games worth checking. Without wasting any further time, it is time to call your friends to compete with you in the battle of intellect.

#1. Word Connect

Word Connect Word Game iPhone and iPad App Screenshot

I have always cherished playing “Word Connect” which has got five stars out of more than 529.7K ratings. Powered by the Oxford dictionary, the game has interesting gameplay. It has 2, 896 levels readied to give your intellect for a long spin.

As there is no time limit, you can go at your own pace to find the hidden words. What’s more, you can play this classic word puzzle game in several languages including English, Arabic, Dutch, French, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Simplified Chinese, Spanish and Traditional Chinese.

Price: Free

#2. Wordscapes

Wordscapes Word Game iPhone and iPad App Screenshot

“Wordscapes” is an extremely addictive puzzle game, which you will enjoy playing for hours. Combining word searching and crosswords, it brings a lot of fun into the play.

With a huge library of over 3, 700 puzzles, the game has got a lot to keep you hooked. All the games smartly crafted to ensure you don’t get bored. So, crack the games using the tricks and win a lot of coins. And if your treasure ever runs out of coins, you can get them through in-app purchase!

Price: Free

#3. Word Search Pro

Word Search Pro Word Game iPhone and iPad App Screenshot

To me, what makes “Word Search Pro” such a big hit is the 50-word categories. That means you have plenty to explore.

There are four difficulty levels like easy and hard. Based on your convenience, you can choose a level to play.

The game offers you daily challenges that you have to crack to win points. To ensure nighttime playing doesn’t have an adverse impact on your eyes, it also features night mode.

Price: Free

#4. Word Crossy

Word Crossy iPhone and iPad Game Screenshot

Word Crossy has always been magnificent and the number #2 ranking as well as, the four and a half stars out of more than 4.6k is just the reflection of that. It’s built around a simple link word concept.

Connect different letters to get a complete word and then you need to fill that into a crossword blank. There are more than 1,400 levels and each one has been designed to both entertain you but also boost your vocabulary. As you go ahead, the difficulty level increases to ensure you always have new challenges to encounter.

Price: Free

#5. Word Cookies

Word Cookies Word Game iPhone and iPad App Screenshot

I bet, you would have endless hours of joy while playing Word Cookies. This is basically a word searching puzzle game that keeps you on your toes and forces you to think different to crack the conundrums.

Use all of your wits to find hidden words in mixed letters. You will also have to discover derived words from main words. There are a number of intriguing levels to challenge your intelligence.

Concept wise, it does seem to be simple. However, it never lets dull moment creep in the game.

Price: Free

#6. Words With Friends

Words With Friends Word Game iPhone and iPad App Screenshot

I have had a long run with “Words With Friends.” And to tell you the truth, I have loved playing this game endlessly. It’s designed to strengthen your vocabulary and also make you wiser.

You can take part in weekly challenges to showcase your skill and win a lot of themed badges as rewards. There is also a solo mode to let you play the game secretly. Moreover, you will be able to play this game in multiple languages like Spanish, French, German, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese and British English.

Price: Free

#7. WordWhizzle Search

WordWhizzle Search Word Game iPhone and iPad App Screenshot

WordWhizzle Search offers hundreds of themed levels to play. The game starts slowly with simple puzzles, but as you go ahead, it increases difficulty levels. So, even if you haven’t good at solving word puzzles, you will like having a go at the games.

Challenge your friends to beat your high score. Don’t forget to collect a lot of rewards to enhance your reputation as a player. And yes, also let everyone else know how dominating a player you are!

Price: Free

#8. Word Swipe

Word Swipe Word Game iPhone and iPad App Screenshot

“Word Swipe” may not be as popular as many of its peers but it’s got enough to be a fine time pass! The game is readied for people of all ages. Whether you are a fully-grown man or still in your teens, you will have a great time searching hidden words.

Just in case you ever get stuck, you can take the help of hint button to get out of the trouble. Keep in mind, if you run out of hints, you will need to buy them using real coins.

Price: Free

#9. Word Search Colorful

Word Search Colorful Word Game iPhone and iPad App Screenshot

Ranked as the 6th most popular word game, “Word Search Colorful” is primed to not just offer tons of fun but also test your true mettle. You have to find hidden words among mixed letters.

The game has a massive collection of puzzle games, which have been astutely crafted challenge your intellect. All the games have been divided into different categories like animals, body, flowers, jobs, houses and more. With 8 attractive themes available, you also have the option to bring some customization to the play.

Price: Free

#10. SpellTower

SpellTower iPhone and iPad Word Game Screenshot

SpellTower offers you six amazing modes from no pressure to rush mode. During these modes, the app will increase the level of pressure. You need to overcome each mode with your abilities to build up letters. The Bonus Mode is exclusively available for iPad Pro.

Featured in leading media worldwide, SpellTower is your best companion to strengthen vocabulary. As you work, the app will increase the number of tiles from the bottom of your device screen. Use your lexicological wits and tactical know-how to keep those tiles down.

Price: Free

That’s all!

What’s your favorite?

I guess; you have already picked out some of the word games to play. May I know their names and the features you have found adorable?

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