Word Gallows - A game to test your knowledge of words and your guessing ability. To play this game, you enter letters into your Palm's graffiti area or using the onscreen keys. If the letter entered is contained in the word, that letter is displayed. If its incorrect, a body part is added to the Gallows. You are given six (6) body parts (guesses), a head, body, 2 arms and 2 legs. If you do not guess all the letters in the 6 tries, you lose. This release has an Easy level. This level gives you 2 chances per wrong guess instead of the normal 1 guess.
You may obtain a hint by selecting Hint from the menubar or use the shortcut key H. At the completion of each game, you may view the defintion of the word. Please note, that this meaning may be one of many and may not be the common defintion is use.
Use different Word Lists, 3 are included, more to come. The default Word List contains about 150 words. Also included 650 3-Letter words. This sounds easy, but its harder than you think. A third Word List is a list of States. The Hints for this Word List is the States Nickname. If any word contains a non-letter (like a period(.) or a space (as in the states), then that character will be displayed for you. Spaces will be displayed as *.
All Word Lists can be modified using GallowsDB. This feature will allow for additional Word Lists to be generated and installed at anytime. To Change the Current Word List, from the Welcome Screen select the Menu and then Change Word List option (Registered Version only). You will be presented with all Word Lists installed. Select the one you want to use, by tapping on it and then tapping the Select Button. This Word List will be in use until you change the list again.
Additional Word Lists are available for download.
Word Gallows for Palm is a free trial software application from the Puzzle & Word Games subcategory, part of the Games & Entertainment category.
The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2004-11-05. The program can be installed on Palm OS 3.1, Palm OS 3.2, Palm OS 4.0, Palm OS 5.0.
Word Gallows for Palm (version 2.2) has a file size of 138.73 KB and is available for download from our website.
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