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Learn While Playing the Sliding Tile Game Kanji Swipe

August 13, 2021

The new game Kanji Swipe is more than it seems.

While you’ll enjoy the sliding puzzle, it also teaches how to how to write Kanji, one of the three writing systems used in the Japanese language.

To play, you’ll swipe the screen to make new tiles with strokes appear. Combine them according to the order of store in Kanji. Keep adding strokes to complete the Kanji.

When complete, you can tap it to make room for more strokes or try to make more complex Kanji for a higher score.

The game is over when the board is filled and no more combinations are possible.

There are more than 1,000 characters to unlock in the game.

Kanji Swipe is for the iPhone and all iPad models. It’s a $2.99 download on the App Store.