Yahoo! Literati Reviews
Product Type: other board games
Description:Literati is a word game where up to four players compete by creating words from various letter tiles. The game is played on a 15x15 grid on which players create words by placing tiles at intersections on the grid. Certain intersections have special values and ... more
Yahoo! Literati ... can increase a player's score. Scores are totaled off the point values of each letter tile plus any bonuses. The first player creates a word using the center intersection and everyone, in turn, must play off of the tiles on the board to create new words. The game is over when all the letter tiles are played or no player can spell a valid word with the tiles they have left. The player with the highest score wins the game.
Newest Review: ... username as well as a string of profanities in the attempt to get you banned or to get others to avoid playing with you. I am ... more
Customer Yahoo! Literati Reviews (3)
by - written on 03/02/12, updated on 03/02/12 (Very useful, 62 readings)
Literati is basically scrabble with a few small changes. The game can get competitive, is challenging and usually lots of fun if you want to be intellectually stimulated. The game consists of a small square of a pale green-blue hue with a variety of bonus points such as trebles or double word scores, much like the original scrabble game. The aim of the game, as you might have expected is to be the person at the end, once all the tiles have been used or you are no longer to take a 'turn' as you can't seem to find any eligible words, with the highest score. That person is then rewarded with a typically random seeming number of points, which can increase/decrease depending . Read the complete review
by - written on 17/04/07 (Very useful, 749 readings)
I am a regular player of Literati, and although it bears no comparison with the original concept of Scrabble, other than placing words on a board to link up and score points, it's a great laugh, and if you can find an online player with a sense of fun, then is certainly worth exploring. This is a yahoo game, and in order to play, you need a yahoo name. If you already have a yahoo email address, then you have an ID that can easily be used to play this game online. Access to the game is pretty easy, and just by typing 'Yahoo Games Literati' directly into your google search box, the site is easily accessed, and you are given a choice of rooms where you can ... Read the complete review
by - written on 01/08/06 (Very useful, 2608 readings)
I Actually found literati by mistake about 4 years ago I was addicted to playing games on the net & used to love playing monopoly but I went to play one day & the site had been closed down & I could not find a new site where you didn't have to pay to play & that's when I noticed yahoo did games for free. I have had a yahoo email account for as long as I can remember & never really paid much attention to anything to else. But when needs must you begin to look everywhere & I began on all the card games I knew like Go fish, Blackjack & Patients which I found out all had different American names. I then came across Literati, which after a couple .. Read the complete review
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