In an article panning the Battleship movie, Chicago Sun Times critic Kenneth Turan made a Qwirkle reference. I wonder how many people reading that newspaper picked up on it?
With every superhero more celebrated than Amazing-Man or The Chameleon already spoken for (ditto for hot toys like Transformers), Hollywood has fallen back on popular games as likely fodder for action epics. If "Scrabble: The Movie" or "Qwirkle or Death" appear on a future marquee, don't say you weren't warned.
Here's the article: