Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by humblebee » Tue May 31, 2011 15:34

Colin wrote:I've signed up as colinbmx. I've never played Scrabble before so go easy on me.
Ah, sorry Colin, I've only just read this. ;)

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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by Gordon » Tue May 31, 2011 15:35

You guys make me all sad.
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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by Colin » Tue May 31, 2011 15:37

humblebee wrote:
Colin wrote:I've signed up as colinbmx. I've never played Scrabble before so go easy on me.
Ah, sorry Colin, I've only just read this. ;)
I'm doing terribly against you, Tom and Marianthi. I'm thinking about taking my ball back and going home in a giant sulk.

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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by humblebee » Tue May 31, 2011 15:43

Colin wrote:I'm doing terribly against you, Tom and Marianthi. I'm thinking about taking my ball back and going home in a giant sulk.
You could hardly have picked harder opponents to start against in Tom and Marianthi - they're both brilliant at it!

Murray, have you forgiven me yet?

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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by Murray » Tue May 31, 2011 15:57

humblebee wrote:Murray, have you forgiven me yet?
I have forgiving to do?! In that case, yes. Definitely.
Hang about... for using SQUIZ? If so, then no. No I don't.

I'd like to point out that although I scored 3 bingos against Tom, he went on to stuff me by over 100 points. The talented git.

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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by islandhopper » Tue May 31, 2011 15:59

Colin wrote:
islandhopper wrote:I've just joined up too. I'm warmercorners.
Well played.
In my defence I was going to make it beautifully symmetrical and play two tits and fat (ahem) but that would have just made it difficult for anyone to put any new words down!
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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by Murray » Tue May 31, 2011 16:01

Looking at the rack you were left with, I hope you had a satisfying vowel dump shortly afterwards?

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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by tompony » Tue May 31, 2011 16:30

I wish I could do that screenshot thing. Anyone know of a way to do that on Android?

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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by Gordon » Tue May 31, 2011 16:35

tompony wrote:I wish I could do that screenshot thing. Anyone know of a way to do that on Android?
Seems to depend on phone model. Looks complicated...

it's just two buttons pressed together on the iPhone... :P
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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by islandhopper » Tue May 31, 2011 16:36

Gordon wrote:
tompony wrote:I wish I could do that screenshot thing. Anyone know of a way to do that on Android?
Seems to depend on phone model. Looks complicated...

it's just two buttons pressed together on the iPhone... :P
Which ones?

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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by Gordon » Tue May 31, 2011 16:37

Sleep and home.

Easiest just to hold sleep for a split second and then press home, you'll hear a shutter sound, the screen will go white, and the screenshot will end up in your camera roll.
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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by tompony » Tue May 31, 2011 16:39

Pffft, bloody Apple, making things easy. Once I've installed the android developer kit, connected my phone to my computer, enabled various settings and ensured that my phone is oriented perfectly west, I'll be taking screenshots like there's no tomorrow!

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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by humblebee » Tue May 31, 2011 16:43

Anorak's own Super Furry Daniel is on Wordfeud as DanPopomatic, if anyone wants to give him a roasting. So to speak.

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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by humblebee » Tue May 31, 2011 16:45

WHAAAAAAAAA? I just asked Wordfeud for a random opponent and it gave me FOUR!

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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by tompony » Tue May 31, 2011 16:48

Yikes! I've never had that happen before! It has, however, quite often provided me with players who make one move, get bored and never play again.

On a less electronic note, I've been thinking about taking a portable Scrabble set to Indietracks. Is this a good idea? Would anyone fancy a game? Will I get so involved in it that I forget to watch any bands?

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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by humblebee » Tue May 31, 2011 16:57

tompony wrote:On a less electronic note, I've been thinking about taking a portable Scrabble set to Indietracks.
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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by crystalball » Tue May 31, 2011 17:02

humblebee wrote:WHAAAAAAAAA? I just asked Wordfeud for a random opponent and it gave me FOUR!
It looks from their Twitter (@wordfeud) like they've had problems with that all day and fixed them about a minute after you posted this...

I have 10 games on the go at the moment. If you all give me a pound each, I could give up the day job.

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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by tompony » Tue May 31, 2011 17:54

humblebee wrote:
tompony wrote:On a less electronic note, I've been thinking about taking a portable Scrabble set to Indietracks.
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So that's one vote for "no"... !

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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by islandhopper » Tue May 31, 2011 18:06

I don't see why not. Good for before things start or when there's just nothing on you want to see. There was quite a lot of card-playing a few years ago. It's not as if it stops you from drinking!

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Re: Scrabble (and related games, for example Wordfeud)

Post by tompony » Tue May 31, 2011 20:53

Hmmm, I've just played the letter Q in three consecutive moves in different games. Probability is a funny old thing.

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