If you don't know what Wordle is, I'm impressed you clicked on this link. The viral word game gives you six chances to guess a five-letter word, and its simplistic design is incredibly satisfying in a market of internet games trying to monetize and keep you clicking at every opportunity. We also love how it's a low-effort way to check in with friends and family daily. We're fans, and these following 12 facts only made us even more excited about the simple game…
Wardle Worlded his way into our hearts
Wordle is a simple love letter
Wordle gets 2 million users per day
Wardle's time at Reddit might have contributed to the simplicity of Wordle.
His brother directed Three Identical Strangers
Wardle decided to give money to charity instead of pocketing it
Wordle pulls from a word list of 2,500 words
PowerLanguage was an old username of Josh Wardle.
It pulls from the New York Times' Spelling Bee word game
Wardle walked away with somewhere in the 'low' millions.