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Word64 Updated To Version 1.2.4

Word64 for Android has been updated to version 1.2.4.

Here are the changes:

  • Fixed crash when replaying a game with accessibility features enabled

Word64 Updated To Version 1.2.3

Word64 for Android has been updated to version 1.2.3.

Here are the changes:

  • Fixed crash when opening the game or showing the endgame dialog
  • Fixed crash when the game ends when it is not visible

Word64 Updated To Version 1.2.2

Word64 for Android has been updated to version 1.2.2.

Here are the changes:

  • Fixed a race condition that could cause a crash
  • Fixed some potential memory leaks

Word64 Updated To Version 1.2.1

Word64 for Android has been updated to version 1.2.1.

Here are the changes:

  • Games in progress will now be saved if the game is closed before completion
  • Added navigation drawer with a header containing profile information
  • Added high score to the game stats
  • Added option to share your score from the endgame dialog
  • Added option to invite people to try the app
  • Fixed achievement notifications not appearing
  • Fixed crash after dragging beyond the left edge of the grid
  • Fixed crash when attempting to save the state of the game view
  • Fixed the tiles sometimes becoming out of sync with the grid
  • Removed the Appbar on devices that do not support immersive mode
  • Miscellaneous interface improvements

Just Released: Word64 for Android


Word64, a new free word game for Android, has been released on Google Play!

Get it on Google Play

How to Play

The goal of the game is to spell words with the highest point values.

  • Create words by selecting tiles on the 8x8 grid.
  • Each tile must be edge adjacent to the previous tile.
  • A word must be a dictionary word of at least two (2) letters.

The score of a word is the sum of the tile scores multiplied by the number of tiles.


This update to version 1.0.0 marks the end of the beta.

  • Added an "About" dialog with information about the app
  • Fixed main menu items being out of order
  • Fixed accessibility issues in the main menu
  • Fixed a crash caused by the game view regaining focus

Word64 Beta 3 Released

Word64 has been updated to 1.0.0-beta3. The changes are below. Opt in to the beta.

  • Optimized the drawing code by preloading and caching bitmaps
  • Enabled tile selection by dragging
  • Replaced the main menu
  • Added accessibility features
  • Stats:
    • Rearranged stats into three tabs
    • Added average game score and total word score
    • Added total and unique words played
  • Bug fixes:
    • Fixed the clear word button being disabled after the first word is played