'Wordle' Phenomenon Has Revived a Dead App Store Game With the Same Name

One of the most popular games in the world right now is Wordle, a free web game where you have six tries to guess a five-letter word. A new puzzle arrives every day. It’s taken the internet—and especially Twitter—by storm. The fifth most popular free game on Apple’s App store is a game called Wordle!. But beyond the exclamation mark, Wordle! has nothing to do with Wordle. They share a name and involve word puzzles, but they’re very different games. In Wordle!, players must try to guess a word based on the letters already provided to them.


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