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Subject: Scrabble: Spinning into Homes Everywhere rss

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Scrabble is a game that requires a large vocabulary and a patient crowd. Spelling out words has never been so fun. The intellectual family loved to play this game, and even younger kids give it a shot. But there was always one problem: the board.

The way the board was orientated meant that at least one person would always have to break their neck backwards to see if their counterpart just spelled "squeak" or "quakes"! But not anymore! Now there's a new version: Scrabble Deluxe Turntable Edition. In this new iteration of the classic tile-placing game, there is an extreme change to the gameplay: the board spins! Now you don't have to worry about icing your neck after every game of Scrabble. The game comes with all of the components of the first version:

Tiles: Well, duh. Of course the component that made the game what it is will be included. The point of Scrabble is to place tiles with letters on them on the board so that every turn, you spell out a new word.

Racks: The game comes with the standard four racks, but now there is a nifty label on them that shows the total number of a certain letter in the game. (For example, since the game comes with 2 blank tiles, it would show BLANK-2)

Board And of course, the main feature of this new set, the DELUXE TURNTABLE BOARD!!! This new board can spin easily on a base, so now everyone gets a chance to see the board from the correct perspective. And don't worry about getting nailed by pieces flying off of the board. The board comes with raised edges on every border, so the tiles will usually stay on the board. (unless you let your three year old play with you...)

Now, someone who has never played Scrabble won't see the appeal for this game, but for the rest of us, this is a MUST HAVE for anyone who plays Scrabble more than once a month. It is so much better than the cardboard format, that I'm surprised that not every hardcore Scrabble player (if there are any... ) has this edition. If you don't have Scrabble yet, or you see your chiropractor more than once a week for your neck, buy this game.
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Okay,

1. was this meant to be serious?
2. If so, you don't seem to actually review the game.



Oh, also sets had turn-tables in many cases even in the 1950's.
 
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whac3 wrote:
Okay,

1. was this meant to be serious?
2. If so, you don't seem to actually review the game.



Oh, also sets had turn-tables in many cases even in the 1950's.

I'm not sure when the first turn-table came out, but I have the 50th Anniversary edition that came out almost 13 years ago. It's definitely been available for a while, any real Scrabble fans are most likely aware by now.
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