Jawfish Words is a fast-paced word search game where players compete in 60 second rounds with up to sixteen entrants.
Description Type: Word Puzzler
Platform: Facebook, iOS, Google Android and Kindle Fire
Game Time: 60 seconds
Developer or Designer: Jawfish Games
Publisher: Jawfish Games
Available on multiple platform
Players choose how many opponents they want to face
The app plays horrible music which is on by default
The Facebook app seems like a simple port from the mobile version
Jawfish Words combines simple gameplay with a great sense of competition. Players have sixteen lettered tiles and must match the letters into words. Players can connect letters vertically, horizontally or diagonally by dragging a mouse, tapping letters or typing. Points are awarded for each word, the amount is dependent on length, difficulty of the word, and if it meets one of the goals set out for the match.
One of the most attractive aspects of Jawfish Words is the ability to have different difficulty levels by choosing the amount of opponents. Players can face-off against only one other player, or join a four player, eight player or sixteen player match.
Players must spend coins to play a match. Coins are awarded on a timed basis but can also be won in-game or by spending real money.
To give each player a leg up, boosts can be purchased. There are five boosts illustrated below and player can purchase up to three per match. The first boost is free while the additional must be purchased with game coins.
Jawfish Words is a great game for any wordsmith with a sense of competition, and since the game is available on so many platforms, there will be no lack of people to play against.
There are lots of games out there for word fanatics, if you like Jawfish words, you might want to check out Words with Friends or Bookworm