The Red Herring is a one of the latest game, which available in the Windows Phone Store. It is a word game from the developers behind 7 Little Words. In this game you have a goal is a collection of words into the correct category. The game has three levels of difficulty and daily challenges. Red Herring comes loaded with fifty puzzles with additional puzzle packs available through in-app purchase. The app is also supports the low-memory devices (which means those Windows Smartphones who has 512 MB of RAM). It is a game for all ages people.
In the game you will find that in the main menu for Red Herring there are some options to take on the daily challenge, work on the Imagination collection of puzzles and purchase thirteen additional puzzle packs. And a settings button is present at the bottom right corner of the gaming menu which will open up options to turn on/off the sound and access links to Facebook, Twitter, Support, the About Screen and a FAQ section.
Red Herring has three difficulty levels such as
- Safe Harbor (Easy): You are given the three categories with some of the words already correctly grouped.
- Smooth Sailing (Normal): The categories are hidden, but some of the words are already correctly grouped.
- Deep Water (Hard): The categories are hidden and none of the words are pre-grouped.
You have to tap/holding a word and then sliding it into the correct (or what you believe is the correct) category. Whenever you get all four words correctly grouped in the Normal or Hard difficulties, the category title will be revealed. These trivia windows are a nice touch and gives Red Herring a bit more of an educational slant. The game is available free in the Windows Phone Store if you want to buy them, you can click here!