One of the heavy-hitters in the world of board games, Scrabble has been around for close to a century, having been created in 1938. Just how popular is it? Within this hour alone, there will be 30,000 Scrabble games started all around the world. Coming in 31 different languages, sold in over 120 countries, and surpassing 150 million sold copies worldwide, it is one of the most sought-after family board games. So, get in on the action and grab yourself a board – just be prepared for the occasional Scrabble tiles that get lost in the cushions and under carpets in the heat of the moment.