10 Best Word Games on Android & iOS (iPhone & iPad)

Here are our top 10 favorite word games for both Android and iOS (iPhone & iPad). These are apps we play all the time. Most of these apps are free, and they’re all wonderful. We’re constantly amazed at the creativity out there.

1.  Spell Gems

2. Jackpot Words

3. Ruzzle

4.  Words with Friends

5.  Spell Tower

6. Bookworm

7. Scramble with Friends

8. Letterpress

9. Scruzzle Word

10. What’s the Phrase

Comments & Advice:
  1. Tops & Tails says:

    Check out brand new Tops & Tails – Multiplayer Words Domino Game – a unique, intuitive and addictive word game available on the AppStore. Write words that start with the last two letters of previous given word.

    Download now for free: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/tops-tails-multiplayer-words/id784472605?ls=1&mt=8

  2. Violet says:

    Hi, I recently published an animation based word game called “Whats Playing – Guess the word”.

    Gameplay is like this: You watch a short animation (little hand drawn pictures) and guess an associated word. The animation provides you with clues. There are 700 animations to solve with more coming soon.

    You can download it at:
    App Store: https://itunes.apple.com/app/whats-playing-guess-the-word/id704984180
    Play Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.violetarts.whatsplaying&hl=en

  3. Abby H says:

    WordSlide Battle is a fast-paced, multiplayer word game that’s free and super fun. Get it for Android here: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.twobeanapps.wordslide_battle

  4. Bookworm says:

    Was searching for the popular Bookworm Game on Android but it wasn’t there.

    Instead found this Falling Word Search game which is quite entertaining as well.

    Here’s the download link: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=air.falling.wordsearch

  5. srijan says:

    try tankboom 3d action game available on google and app store.
    link : https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.techbla.tankboomfree

  6. Main Word says:

    Try Main Word! It’s a fun unique word game. It’s a little word search and trivia mixed together. Also very addicting try it at https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.codingdiv.mainword

  7. Wuzzles says:

    If you like playing catchphrases or cryptograms style games then you will like Wuzzles. With almost 1000 word puzzles to solve this is one of the most comprehensive word puzzle game available today.

    iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/wuzzles-guess-whats-little/id783620793?mt=8

    Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.xlabz.wuzzlesgame

  8. SavySoda says:

    Here’s another one worth checking out. Word Trivia just released.

    App Store:
    https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/wordtrivia-free-new-word-trivia/id792412238?mt=8&uo=4

  9. Matt says:

    I like “Scruzzle Word” the most. But rest of the others are also great.

  10. KaChe says:

    I just love this new word game Countdown Letters Fall: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/countdown-letters-fall/id955583554?mt=8
    Scrabble and Tetris combined

  11. If you want to mix up your word game collection with the most diverse word game on Apple and Android you should take a look at this.

    http://wordbuzz.scribble-games.com/

    A fairly new iOS release, but thousands of fantastic reviews on Android.

  12. Mark Brown says:

    Thanks for sharing this great list of word games. If you love to play puzzle games then take a look at Guezz It – Word Guessing Game.

    To play this game visit website at https://www.guezzit.com

    Android user can download at – https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.guezzit
    iPhone users can download at – https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/guezz-it/id777483080?ls=1&mt=8

  13. Sonali says:

    Try out this cool game -> ‘Word War’

    To learn new words, test and explore your knowledge on vocabularies, challenge your friends and lot more

    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.jey.jen.wordwar

  14. Wordify says:

    Learn vocabulary with an app according to scientofic principles and enhance your cognitive efficiency.
    Play Wordify for free :
    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.coolcrazyapps.wordagram

  15. Sanjin says:

    “Word War W” is a great little word game with a funny name (think World War Z).

    It combines arcade elements with word spelling. It’s fun and can get quite challenging. Besides it helps teach spelling and fast typing.

    It’s available on the iPhone AppStore: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/word-war-w/id1018615320?mt=8

    You can also try it out from your browser: http://arcade.gamesalad.com/games/133969

  16. Zaphara Arts says:

    Wurd Torn was recently featured on the US app store for Best New Word Games.
    https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/id1055653362?mt=8

  17. Marcell says:

    Check out this new Android word game – Guess One,
    It shows animated images:
    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.lexunit.GuessOne

  18. Sarah says:

    You must include Word Teaser in your list. It is an innovative fun word game with online multiplayer mode.

    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.gameadu.wordteaser

  19. Jeyanthinathan Rajendran says:

    Word Rush – This would just keep you engaged all the time..good game for some brain activity — https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.word.rush

  20. Neil says:

    Don’t forget about WORDFIX Word Game – all the words are UK and US friendly, contains no plurals, names of places or names of people. It’s also surprisingly challenging 🙂

    Google Play:
    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.orangespicegames.wordfix

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