Word Construction games

Group Description

Games where the major gameplay element is based around constructing words, a concept popularized by Scrabble. To play or progress in the game, players need to form words using a selection of letters. This group also contains games where compounds need to be formed using etymons. It does not include crossword puzzles, or games where words need to be guessed or missing letters need to be filled in.
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Game Titlesorted in ascending orderYearPlatformPublisherUser Score
A Scrambled Word Game1980Commodore PET/CBM2.33
The Electric Company Word Fun1980IntellivisionMattel Electronics2.60
Computer Scrabble1983Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Commodore 64, MSX, Sinclair QL, Tatung Einstein, Thomson MO, Thomson TO, ZX SpectrumLeisure Genius3.00
The Computer Edition of Scrabble Brand Crossword Game1987Apple II, DOS, MacintoshVirgin Games, Ltd.4.07
Computer Scrabble De Luxe1987Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumVirgin Games, Ltd.2.52
Boggle1990DOSHVB...
Scrabble: The Deluxe Computer Edition1990DOSVirgin Interactive Entertainment, Inc.4.00
Scrabble1991DOSHVB4.00
Wordtris 1992DOS, Game Boy, Macintosh, SNESNintendo of America Inc.3.43
KrisKros1992DOS...
Deluxe Scrabble for Windows1992Macintosh, Windows 3.xMacPlay3.87
Scrabble1992Acorn 32-bit, Amiga, Atari ST, DOSU.S. Gold Ltd.3.85
Text Tiles1992CD-iPhilips Interactive Media, Inc....
Alfapet1993CD-iCD-i Studio ADATEK...
Wordplay1993CD-i, Windows 3.xPhilips Interactive Media International Ltd....
Bonus1993DOSCET4.46
Literati1994Browser, Windows 3.xMVP Software4.33
Monopoly / Scrabble / Risk: MacPlay Classic Collection1994MacintoshMacPlay4.00
Tommy's Think II1995DOS...
Hieperdepiep, Ik Lees!1995CD-i, Windows 3.xPhilips Interactive Media Benelux B.V....
Mensa Mindbenders1996WindowsMacmillan Interactive Publishing...
Scrabble1996Game.Com, Macintosh, PlayStation, Windows, Windows 3.xHasbro Interactive, Inc.4.05
Lettergreep1996CD-iPhilips Interactive Media Benelux B.V....
CatchWord1997WindowsDiscovery Channel Multimedia...
Boggle1997WindowsHasbro Interactive, Inc.4.33
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Selected Covers

Scrabble DOS Front Cover
Front cover for Scrabble
Computer Scrabble ZX Spectrum Front Cover
Front cover for Computer Scrabble

Selected Screenshots

No introduction screen, straight into the action!
Screenshot from A Scrambled Word Game
Title picture
Screenshot from Scrabble
Title screen
Screenshot from Computer Scrabble