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Reviews and Problems with Bookworm

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Overall 4

Bookworm DS review

24 June 2012
  • Pros: Original Bookworm gameplay remains intact, Lots of libraries to fill, Making a long word is exciting
  • Cons: No lefty flip, Some annoying touch detection issues, Inferior to the free PC version
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Overall 7
Value for money 4
Gameplay 8
Graphics 4
Sound 2
Addiction 6

Book Worm Has A-P-P-E-A-L

31 March 2010
  • Excerpt: Welcome to the world's most superfluous game review. I say that primarily because I'm summarizing for prospective consumers a game experience that you can sample firsthand, for free, from Pop Cap's website, and secondarily because I love any chance to use the word "superfluous" in a sentence for an...
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Bookworm (DS)

The Review Busters
22 February 2010
  • Conclusion: Bookworm is an addictive word game for your Nintendo DS. The game might have took some time to come out on the DS but the wait was well worth it. Both classic and action modes are a lot of fun on all occasions.
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Game Revolution
15 January 2010
  • Excerpt: I suck at Scrabble. I love my word games, but for some reason I suck at Scrabble. Bookworm , for the uninitiated, is a simple concept: You're given a screen filled to the brim with letters, and you cobble words out of the madness, making sure all of the letters in the word are touching each other.
  • Pros: Still fun after all these years, Easy to pick up and enjoy, Multiplayer is a joke, Playable for, Nothing new about it... at all
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Overall 9

NDS Review - 'Bookworm DS'

13 October 2009
  • Summary: Bookworm has been adapted for Nintendo DSiWare and Nintendo DS with an array of new features and modes that are exclusively available on the DS. It includes the complete Classic mode and has been specifically tuned for dual-screen, vertical use.
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Expert Review

2 June 2015
  • Conclusion: With this version of Bookworm, players whet their appetite for spelling fun in PopCap's hit word-puzzle game, an immersive title for word game aficionados of all ages and levels. Players link adjoining letter tiles to build words, complete each level and feed "Lex.
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Munch on words

Pocket Gamer
12 May 2011
  • Conclusion: Bookworm is great for killing an hour or two, but only serious wordsmiths will play for longer
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