In our word search game, hidden words can be found horizontally, vertically, diagonally, or backward, depending on the difficulty level you've selected. Play today for free! Click and drag over a word to check it off the list. Set the game difficulty in the options menu to change the directions that the words are in. Want to up the challenge? Try timing your word search or hiding your word list. Looking to make the puzzle even harder? Try Maniac Mode!