Wordle Gets Purchased By New York Times
The New York Times acquired Wordle, adding the popular daily word phenomenon
Wordle gives players six tries to guess a five-letter mystery word. It was created by Josh Wardle, a software engineer in Brooklyn.
Since its debut in October, it has caught fire, with users posting on social media how many guesses
The game has millions of daily players, according to the Times.
It will initially remain free to new and existing players, the Times said, raising concerns it may eventually go behind a paywall
The Times is focusing on games as a way to diversify its revenue sources. With Donald Trump’s chaotic presidency over