Scrabble Rules

Scrabble Game
Scrabble Rules

Scrabble is one of the most popular table games which are known from the beginning of the 20th century. The first version of table puzzle appeared in 1931 and had the name Lexiko which while translated meant "words". Afterwards one big company was interested in the game and some time later having changed a little its rules and appearance presented the puzzle under the name "Scrabble" which is considered to be the prototype of modern game.

Scrabble Game Rules


In its point this puzzle is not complicated and the meaning of the game consists in words' composing. It bears similarities of anagram and crossword and it is possible to play from two to four persons in one set.

Scrabble's game field has the form of square 15 by 15 and consists of the cells where the letters are placed. At the beginning of the game each player chooses at random a set of seven letters and afterwards makes from them a word. Next player forms his letters in a word in such a way so that it should cross one of the letters of previous player. Each letter has its value pointed out on the counter with the letter.

There are some more colour cells placed in a certain order on the game field. If the word passes through one of them, the total amount of the scores is increasing. You can happen not to succeed in composing any word from chosen letters. In this case you can change one of those existing to the other but while doing this you are loosing the right to make a move.

You can download Scrabble game and install it at your computer. Here there are added-in prompts which can be used while making the game and the possibility to make game installation will allow you to adapt the game for any user.

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Game field consists of 15 x 15 that means 225 squares where the players place the letters while composing the words. At the beginning of the game each player gets 7 accidental letters (there are 100 of them in the game at all).

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