Scrabble, the classic crossword game, is full-on fun for friends and family. You can feel the excitement begin as soon as you rack up your letters, choose a great word, and hope to land on a triple-word score. Play the popular Scrabble game the classic way as you take on opponents head-to-head, for a challenging and fun time whether you're a beginner or an expert.
Every Letter Counts:
Scrabble is the ultimate crossword game in which every letter counts. Grab your friends and take turns forming words on the board. After playing your turn, count the value of all the letters in every new word that you formed.
Don't forget the bonus points for placing letters on premium squares. Double letter! Triple word! It's all about playing words on the high-scoring hot spots to get ahead. Played a Q on a triple-letter score? Your score just got a lot bigger. Use all your 7 tiles in one turn, and score a whopping 50 points in addition to your word score! Knowing the rules and a few tricks will help you to score more points and improve your chances of winning. At the end of the game, the player with the highest score wins. (From Hasbro website)
- Onyx Edition SCRABBLE® features an elegant rotating board and a sleek, updated style with black and silver accents
- The new look adds a contemporary design dimension to America's favorite word contest
- Other matching elements include a unique timer with black sand, a black velvet tile pouch
- For ages 12 and up
- Also includes four black tile racks, and a silver-accented score book with official score sheets an pencil
(From Amazon.com listing of the item)