10 Facts You Never Knew About ‘Scrabble’

How Letters Got Their Value

Butts came up with the letter’s numerical value by just counting up how many times it appeared in The New York Times.

There Aren’t Many Variations

Something very popular in the board game industry is changing things up to make it feel fresh, such as having different settings in Monopoly or changing rules like in Battleship. Scrabble has stayed relatively unchanged since being made in the 1930’s.