Oh Word? Time buys word game

By Grace Hamilton, Staff Writer The New York Times announced on Monday that it was buying Wordle, a viral word game which has seen a huge rise in popularity the past few months.  The game was created by Josh Wardle, a software engineer from Brooklyn, who created the game for his wife. The basis of the game is that players have six chances to guess a five letter word. Letters guessed correctly appear green, while letters which are in the word but belong in a different spot are yellow.  Wordle was launched in October 2021 and had over 300,000 users … Continue reading Oh Word? Time buys word game