Words with Friends

Words with Friends returns with a complete re-write for Windows Phone 8, goes for free

Words with Friends returns with a complete re-write for Windows Phone 8, goes for free

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Back in 2009, Words with Friends was the big hit game from the startup company Zynga. The game finally arrived on Windows Phone 7 and 8 in 2012, plagued with bugs and performance issues. Indeed, it maintains an astonishingly low 1.8 stars (out of 5) on the Store from over 2,500 reviews. Needless to say, it's not a hit with Windows Phone users. Words with Friends hadn't seen an update...

Ad-Free version of Words with Friends and Draw Something now available for Windows Phone

Ad-Free version of Words with Friends and Draw Something now available for Windows Phone

Daniel Rubino 97

Good news everyone! Zynga’s two big hit games, Words with Friends and Draw Something, are both now available for Windows Phone (that’s 7 and 8). What’s more, these are the ad-free versions, which means you’ll have to fork over $2.99 for each. (An earlier, ad-supported version of Draw Something was released for Nokia but then pulled). That may seem pricey but if we were going to play...

AT&T confirms Tango for Lumia 900; Words with Friends, Draw Something 60 day exclusive to Nokia

AT&T confirms Tango for Lumia 900; Words with Friends, Draw Something 60 day exclusive to Nokia

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In addition to announcing the availability of the new Pink Lumia 900, AT&T today have also confirmed that the Tango update (either build 8773 or the slightly newer 8779) will also be coming to the Lumia 900. From the AT&T blog: “Nokia is also bringing a lot of new enhancements to the Lumia 900. Nokia Lumia users will begin to see software updates for Windows Phone 7.5 Refresh...

Zynga announces ‘With Friends’ social gaming network with Windows Phone support

Zynga announces ‘With Friends’ social gaming network with Windows Phone support

Daniel Rubino 43

Last week at the Windows Phone Summit, it was finally revealed that Zynga will be bringing Words with Friends and DrawSomething to Windows Phone this fall. Actually, Microsoft's Ben Rudolph teased that both games are "so-close-you-can-taste it" meaning we may be getting those marquee titles by the end of the summer (fingers crossed). It also looks like that Zynga partnership is going...