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Xanagrams (Amstrad CPC)

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Xanagams is a single player educational word game that is something like a cross between cross-words and scrabble.

The game consists of a series of interlinked words in a crossword style grid. The player is supplied with all the letters that comprise these words and the object of the game is to place the letters correctly onto the play area to complete the words. Points are awarded for correctly placing a letter and are lost for either placing a letter incorrectly or asking the game to reveal what the correct letter in a given location is.

There are three levels of difficulty which are said to be for 'junior school children', 'senior school children' and 'adults and brighter children', and a game can consist of 1 - 5 words.


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Xanagrams Amstrad CPC This took a few attempts too, the V was not my first choice of starting letter. At least the score is positive
Xanagrams Amstrad CPC The game is now complete and another game can be started
Xanagrams Amstrad CPC This is the game. Three words will fit into that grid and all three words are maded from the stack of letters on the right
Xanagrams Amstrad CPC After the game load screen has cleared the title screen is built. The game completes the word XANAGRAMS letter by letter making a little beep sound as each letter is placed

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piltdown_man (70593) added Xanagrams (Amstrad CPC) on Mar 18, 2011
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