To increase the level of difficulty, some adjustments are needed to make the competition more challenging! The Club's chairman or secretary has every right to deduct a 50 percent of score for a phony that was previously played by any contestant, but is later found by the Club's staff Virtually speaking, it is easier to form 7-letter words with the 7 extra tiles in the game so there is a change of the Bingo ...Read more ›
“Hong Kong International Scrabble Competition hosted by HKCC is a biennial event and usually held in late July or early August.”
The total number of letter tiles : 107 tiles/ set
1 extra tile of each of J, K, Q, X, Z
2 extra tiles of the Blank
9 tiles played on the rack —– To score a bonus (bingo) of 50 points, all 9 tiles must be used up to make a word in one turn of a game.