Monthly Archives: June 2008

Yet another Scrabble post for human simulators

There’s always a dilemma when a player has a blank and a bingo playable, but has another high scoring non-bingo play elsewhere. Under such circumstances, it’s always wise to consider:1) What do you leave on your rack with the non-bingo play?2) What’s in the bag for you if you bingo, and what’s in the bag […]

Human Simulators, anyone?

Here’s a position I got from Quackle recently (recently meaning in the past hour). Clearly, there are no playable bingoes in this rack, including the TA- possible extension. The J and the Z are unseen, and there is one tile left in the bag. Scoreline 369-406. There are evidently three possible ways to tackle this: […]