A $30,000 Scrabble set features lights, sensors, and live-streams to the world wide web and is the most expensive version of the game in the world. It was built for the Prague Mind Sports Festival this December.
The 2011 World Scrabble Championships were held from Oct. 12 to 16 in Warsaw, Poland. The game championship has been a tradition since 1991, is held every second year and this year saw a player demand another player be strip searched.
He made an age-old game one of the most popular applications online. It's used by millions, and Scrabulous creator Jayant Agarwalla says he did it for the people not the money. He's famous, he's brilliant and he's being side-swiped by a massive lawsuit.
The board game Scrabble is now officially on Facebook. It has a decent interface and it's a valid time waster, however it's so tied up in nasty legal issues, it might as well run against the competition with its laces tied together.
Electronic Arts and Hasbro are teaming up to bring casual games like Scrabble and Trivial Pursuit to cellphones, consoles and online platforms. Is this partnership the real reason why Hasbro wants Scrabulous off Facebook?
Hasbro recently made attempts to force Facebook to shut down an online version of one of their board games (Scrabble). Now, the toy retail giant wants another Facebook App killed... this time it's Bogglific, an online version of Hasbro's Boggle word game.