Thursday, April 10, 2008


Target is a word game where you make words out of a 3x3 grid of nine letters. Each word must be at least four letters long and has to include the centre letter. You can download a Palm OS version of this game from this site.

  • Free software, source code available
  • Manage your puzzles on the main screen
  • Create new puzzles from given letters or a randomly chosen nine-letter word
  • Get hints about the nine-letter word
  • Check your tries against the program’s word list
  • Rearrange the tiles to see more combinations
  • Daily puzzles available from the Sydney Morning Herald entertainment web site
  • Tony Sloane for the Palm OS stuff
  • Thanks to Paul Sidorsky for searching code from LampWords
  • Thanks to Richard Sheppard for the main word list