I’ve been learning Clojure and also wanted to learn a bit of the Apache Pivot UI. I am also a long-time fan of the Tivo Wordsmith game by Carl Haynes which I’ve discussed in older posts, so I decided to implement it as a first project.
A compiled snapshot is here. You’ll need Java 1.6 or later. if it doesn’t launch from a browser download it and try
java -jar wordwhiz.clj-0.0.1-SNAPSHOT-standalone.jar
I still have to look into making it run as an applet and I think the interface still needs a bit of work but it’s playable. The source is on github as “Wordwhiz” (git://github.com/rlonstein/wordwhiz.git).