Scrabulous Shuts Itself Down On Facebook

from the too-bad dept

Well, it was bound to happen sooner or later. Following Hasbro's decision to finally actually sue over Scrabulous (though, of course, it waited until it had its own competing game first), the guys behind Scrabulous have shut off access to the game on Facebook for users in the US and Canada. Outside of those countries you can still play it -- or you can go directly to the Scrabulous website itself. Or, of course, you can go use Hasbro's version of Scrabble, though, as the report notes, it doesn't seem to be working very well. And, without any competition, Hasbro doesn't have that much incentive to make sure it gets much better.

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    Sue Lamothe, 1 Dec 2009 @ 1:52pm

    Re: Easy Fix

    Be careful what name you use. Be responsible and conduct an intellectual property search first. Some of the suggestions, like Wordopoly(R), are Federal Registered Trademarks.

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