Updated March 5, 2020: New entries added
We've said it before on these pages, but word games simply don't get the same sort of love as other kinds of puzzlers. They're often viewed with suspicion.
Word games tend to be seen as slightly nerdy, worthy experiences played by people who want to keep their brains sharp more than they want to have fun.
Of course, if you really 'get' word games, you'll know that this is nonsense. And you'll also find that nothing else quite scratches that word game itch.
The following word games are bright, stylish, surprising, and most importantly fun to play. Some are really easy to get into and play, some are social, and some will have you wracking your brain for solutions.
It's about time we all gave the word game its due. You can start by downloading a few of these verbose gems.