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Wordwhiz, a letter tile game

2011-07-24 , , , Comment

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://