Scrabble is a competition in which people fight to become number one and to be remembered by their opponents and by other players. We have a name for people, situations and things that are outstanding, that are the best, number one in the world. We call them records. As anything from this world, scrabble competitions, players and scores are monitored by specialists in order to see if new records are established. If so, the winners have another prize that they receive at the end of a good scrabble game: a couple of shades of glory.

Examples of scrabble world records

There are several lists which show scrabble world records, but they differ according to the list of words used during the games. The lists are: OSPD or OTCWL, used in North America, Thailand and Israel, and SOWPODS, known nowadays as the Collins Scrabble Words, used in most of the world.