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Why not spend some quality time with the family by playing these entertaining board games which are not only an enjoyable way to spend time, but educational, too. If you're shopping for word games for children, see Word Games for Children.

Scrabble Board Game

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Invented in the 1930s by an unemployed architect, Scrabble went on to become the most successful board game of the 20th century.

Super SCRABBLE®

Super SCRABBLE®
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Now SCRABBLE® is bigger and better than ever! This super-sized version of the game offers twice the number of tiles and a giant game board, allowing you to play words that weren't possible in the original game.

Syzygy - That Word Game

Syzygy Word Game
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Anybody who likes Scrabble (or crossword puzzles) will probably enjoy this game and while Scrabble is limited to four players, this game will accommodate 2-3 times that many. Ideally suited for large families.

Pictionary Game

Pictionary Game
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Sketch a picture and have your team guess the word or phrase it represents before time runs out! For 3 or more players. Ages 12 - Adult.

Buzz Word Game

Buzz Word Game
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Your team has 45 seconds to solve 10 clues, and all the answers contain the buzz word. This fast-paced game is great for the whole family. For 4 or more players. Ages 8 and up.

Taboo Word Game

Taboo Word Game
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In this game, you've got to think fast, talk fast and avoid saying TABOO words. If your team guesses the secret word, you get a point. But beware! If your opponents catch you saying a taboo word, they sound the buzzer and score the point! Includes 504 TABOO cards, card holder, buzzer, timer, score pad. 2 AA batteries required (not included). For 4 or more players.

SCRABBLE® Travel Game

SCRABBLE® Travel Game
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Now you can take your favorite word game with you anywhere! Includes game board, 100 snap-in letter tiles, 4 plastic tile racks, letter pouch, scorepad and pencil, all neatly contained in a zippered case that folds to 10-1/4x6-1/2x2-1/2.

The Official Scrabble Dictionary

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A must for serious Scrabble players. Official Scrabble dictionary eliminates doubt if a word is acceptable. Paperback: 674 pages. ISBN: 9780877799290

The Official Scrabble Dictionary - Large Print Edition

A fully-revised new edition of the ultimate resource for millions of SCRABBLE players! Features more than 100,000 two-to-eight-letter words, including 4,000 new entries. Includes spelling variants for game players in Canada. Each main entry includes a brief definition, a part-of-speech label, and inflected forms. LARGE PRINT edition.

Blurt! Game

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Can you shout out the mystery word before your opponents do? You'll be surprised at what you might say when you're under pressure. A full junior version for 7 to 9 year olds is also included, so everyone can play. Comes with 300 cards, a game board, six pawns, one die, a complete Junior Version, and game instructions. For 3 to 12 players or teams.

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