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  1. Ban Immoral usernames

    Not good for kids. Bad points to 'people fun'.

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  2. Volume and sound

    Volume should be louder and should be able to get a choice of different sounds.

    30 votes
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  3. Not getting points for words played

    Several times now not getting points for words played. Score stays them same!

    53 votes
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    We are still looking for a way to recreate this issue for testing. If there seem to be any common elements when this happens please send in a support ticket.

    We have seen that when you beat the hint, best word, etc. it can sometimes feel like you didn’t get the points because the score on the sign updates as you press play and not after the animations and other count-ups that occur. Does the no points thing seem to occur when these events are happening?

  4. Stop with allowing "words" that aren't words

    Since when is "hm" a word, among others? Seems like Chumbots can spell anything they come up with. Game would be better if only real words (those that can be found in any English dictionary) were allowed.

    196 votes
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    I put our info on the word list below since we are not sure that people read the status on this. Sorry if you are receiving this again. You can remove your votes from this topic to not receive future updates.

    The short answer is we try to closely match the Websters Scrabble valid word list since its been around the longest for Word Games. I put a couple of the definitions for recent words mentioned below. The link to their dictionary is also below.

    HET
    a Hebrew letter

    SAKI [8 pts] , (SAKIS)
    a Japanese liquor

    We use a standard word list for validation called ENABLE2k. People and Chumbots use the exact same list..except some of the easier Chumbots can’t use parts of the list. It’s used by quite a few games and you can search on it if interested. However it only has words and not…

  5. Adding friends via text message

    Please make it so we can invite friends via a text message link. I have many friends that don't check Facebook often but would play on iPhone if I could send them an invite via text.

    23 votes
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  6. A valid word but no definition???

    What crap is that if no definition then it shouldn't be in the game, just cannot say its a valid word with no definition, that ridiculous!!!!

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    We try to closely match the Merriam-Webster’s Scrabble dictionary (link to it is below).

    The short answer is if you see a valid word played that is not found in the Websters Official Scrabble dictionary we will remove the word and we will give you 3,000 coins for finding it. You just need to verify it is not in the Scrabble list before sending it in.

    This is the link for Scrabble’s official list (They have access to an official Merriam-Websters Scrabble dictionary for definitions):
    http://www.hasbro.com/scrabble/en_US/search.cfm

    We started with a standard word list for validation called ENABLE2k that is often used for word games and word game tournaments. People and Chumbots use the exact same list..except some of the easier Chumbots can’t use parts of the list. It’s used by quite a few games and you can search google on it if interested. However it only has words and not…

  7. NEW CHUM

    You SO need a bear chum..preferably a panda! A unicorn, a frog, lizard...just sayin

    90 votes
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  8. 129 votes
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  9. 56 votes
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  10. 14 votes
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  11. 12 votes
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  12. 12 votes
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  13. 17 votes
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  14. add to etiquette article that using a scrabble cheat dictionary is not proper.

    when players use scrabble cheat dictionaries to win I resign and remove the game. Cheating is bad etiquette.

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  15. How about gear for cleaning the house? Like a sweeper, feather duster, mop, etc...

    I like to dress my Chum for what I am doing that day. Just makes it more fun for me. I do a lot of house cleaning and there really is nothing there for that.

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  16. 6 votes
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  17. 3 votes
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  18. 6 votes
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  19. 8 votes
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  20. 34 votes
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