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Free Letter Bug

Free Letter Bug
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Get the word game that players are raving about! Now available for free!

"Fantastically addicting. I absolutely love this game. It's a great brain work out."

"I love this game, it keeps me happy for at least an hour at a time.

"This game actually improves the more I play it."

"Letter Bug" is a frantically fun and challenging word game from iPhone game experts, Portable Zoo. Exercise your brain in this clever departure from traditional word games as you spell words from layers of letters. The bigger the words and the faster you spell them, the more points you get. As you “clear” letter layers, more letters come up onto the primary layer to use. Players utilize the touch screen to tap out letters and spell words. Players can also utilize “shake” to shake up the screen and scramble for new letters.

Additionally, bonus letters appear in a variety of colors to add a variety of bonus points and/or bonus time to your score. One novel feature is the “theme bonus”. There are six different unlockable background screen environments and when players spell words that match the environment, (e.g. spelling “rain” on the storm screen) they will get additional bonus points.

Free Letter Bug is the ad supported, full featured version of the popular word game Letter Bug. If you enjoy Free Letter Bug check out Letter Bug, available for purchase, ad free, in the App Store.


• 3 Game Modes: Playthrough (play through 6 distinct themes, start with Storm and work your way through the Play Through mode to reveal more environments), Score Attack (try to beat your previous high score), Challenge (tests your ultimate skill in infinite play).

• Resume your game where you left off. Pick up exactly where you stopped playing after a phone call or other interruption.

• Global leaderboards. Compare your high scores with players around the world.

• Touch Screen. Tap‐out letters utilizing iPhone touch Screen.

• Shake it up! Shuffle your remaining letters by shaking the iPhone.

• Hold spell letters as you build words, shake up the screen to add new letters
and increase your word choices. You can build words up to 9 letters long.

• 5 different Scoring Power‐Up Letters: Extra time, extra shuffle, and 2 differentscoring multipliers. Combine power‐ups to boost scores even more.

• Listen to your own music while you play the game.

• 6 themed environments with Bonus. Spell words according to background themes and score even more points.

• Track high scores in all modes for up to 5 players.

"This word game keeps you coming back again... and again... and again..."

"If you're a fan of these type of puzzle games or just looking for a fun but challenging brain game. This is a great addition to your collection."

"I must say I found this game strangely addicting."
"If you are a word game fan, I think you should definitely give this game a try."

You can also view your high scores online at

Check out these other great games from Portable Zoo:

Tripletters - More word game fun! Wager diamonds, spin the reels, and spell words. Brag to your friends, or ask them for help!

Karuki - Draw chalk lines on the screen and guide Karuki and his friends to safety.

Quick Turn - Fast and frantic color matching fun.

What's New in Version 1.6.1

Fixed bugs that could occur when resuming a saved game.


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