James Porter, one of the creators behind the mind-bending Triple Entendre series, is branching out with his own brand to produce and promote a different sort of puzzler. Called Word Grind, the as-yet-unreleased app is a more familiar affair, bidding users compose words from random letters as they streak across the screen.
Fortunately, in a genre where appearance plays a close second-fiddle to gameplay itself, Porter has nailed Word Grind’s steampunk presentation and antiquated feel. As you can see in this early demo, the app already looks eminently playable:
The app is slated to cost $0.99, but we’re working with James on a limited-time promotion to make Word Grind free for AppAdvice readers.
Can you spell “bargain”?