Tag: Scrabble


by Daniel Pickett
April 24, 2017
  FOXBOROUGH, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–After a weekend filled with unscrambling dozens of letters and locating coveted vowels, the student SCRABBLE team of Jem Burch and Zach Ansell, from Los Angeles, Calif. took home the title of 2017 North American School SCRABBLE Champions. More than 150 top School SCRABBLE players in grades 4 through 12 competed in…


by Daniel Pickett
August 11, 2016
Spartanburg, S.C. Resident Becomes Two-Time North American SCRABBLE Champion, Wins $10,000 Prize   FORT WAYNE, Ind.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Five days of racking tiles and 31 rounds of competitive wordplay resulted in a major W-I-N for David Gibson of Spartanburg, S.C., who was crowned the 2016 North American SCRABBLE Champion today by the North American SCRABBLE Players Association….


by Daniel Pickett
July 3, 2013
PAWTUCKET, R.I. & REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) and Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) announced today a new agreement under which EA will develop several of Hasbro’s best-selling gaming brands for mobile platforms globally. “Over the past six years, Hasbro and EA have collaborated to develop some of the most popular digital…