Merriam-Webster acquires word game Quordle

Wordle-like web game Quordle has been acquired by Merriam-Webster, as spotted by our sister site Rock Paper Shotgun.

“I can’t think of a better home for this game,” the Quordle Twitter account said in announcing the move. “Lots of new features and fun to come, so stay tuned!”

Merriam-Webster has already added Quordle to its website, where it joins Blossom and Name That Thing, as well as an assortment of vocabulary-based quizzes.

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