+mksmith Posted February 3, 2022 Share Posted February 3, 2022 Welcome to W O R D L E for the Atari 7800! Concept by Josh Wardle THIS RELEASE IS FREE TO THE COMMUNITY AND IS NOT TO BE COMMERCIALLY SOLD FOR PROFIT About Guess the WORDLE in 6 tries. Each guess must be a valid 5 letter word. Hit the enter button to submit. After each guess, the color of the tiles will change to show how close your guess was to the word. The game contains the 2,315 wordles! and the 10,657 allowed entry dictionaries from the original. PLAY ONLINE (thanks raz0red!) Playing the game Using the joystick, paddles or keypad move the cursor to select a letter from the on-screen keyboard and press the left fire button to add your letter to the active word. Once you have entered 5 letters select the Tick function from the keyboard and press the left fire button to validate. To remove a letter select the Del function from the on-screen keyboard and press the left fire button or press the right fire button. Note: The on-screen keyboard keeps track of letters in the correct spot (green), incorrect spot (brown) and not in the wordle (gray) Features Statistics summary Hard mode, show wordle (for uncompleted game) or any word entries (in settings) SaveKey/AtariVox/High Score Cart support to store statistics Multiple controller support joystick, paddles and keypad Controls To change the available controls, on the Title screen press the Select button to cycle through the available options: Joystick (left) Paddles (left) Keypad (left) - 2 (up), 8 (down), 4 (left), 6 (right), hash (button 1), star (button 2) Joystick (left)/Paddles (right) Joystick (left)/Keypad (right) These options will still allow SaveKey/AtariVox/High Score Cart users to store their data. Feedback If you have any suggestions or feedback please raise them below! Thanks As always thanks to Mike @RevEng for the dictionary randomiser selection code and Lewis @Muddyfunster and Bobby @Synthpopalooza for the additional control suggestions. Atari Homebrew Awards Nomination W O R D L E 7800 has been nominated for the best homebrew conversion at the 5th Annual Atari Homebrew Awards 👏👏👏 Releases 20220308.wordle.a78 If you are using the BupSystem emulator (or don't care about saved storage) use this release: 20220308.wordle.nosavekey.a78 Older 20220220.wordle.a78 20220222.wordle.nosavekey.a78 20220219.wordle.a78 20220213.wordle.a78 20220206.wordle.a78 20220205.wordle.a78 20220203.wordle.a78 Title Statistics SaveKey/AtariVox/High Score Cart support will allow you to keep your statistics with the ability to reset them via the menu (select and hold fire) 27 3 Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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