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Banagrams -- Any comments from Scrabble players?

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by barbk, Dec 2, 2010.

  1. barbk

    barbk Well-Known Member

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    My brother is an avid Scrabble player, but it isn't the most portable game and he travels around 150 nights per year. Bananagrams was suggested as a similar word game that might be more portable, and I was wondering if any of you avid FSU scrabble maniacs had tried it, and what you thought of it as a game.

    Thanks!
     
  2. Susan1

    Susan1 Well-Known Member

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    I don't know what Bananagrams is, but if your brother has a lot of Facebook friends, he could play Wordscraper there. You can have multiple games going at the same time.
     
  3. numbers123

    numbers123 Well-Known Member

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    or Lexulous on Facebook. You can play friends or others online. And I believe you can have as many games as you want going. There is a ranking based upon the number of wins or losses you have.
     
  4. made_in_canada

    made_in_canada INTJ

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    It depends what he likes about scrabble. Bananagrams is good because it's portable and plays quickly. Some scrabble players though don't like it because there's no scoring, it's simply speed. I personally love it :D
     
  5. Allen

    Allen Glad to be back!

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    You can actually do Scrabble on Facebook and have as many games going at a time as you wish.