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The popular Facebook application Scrabulous may have been shut down yesterday in response to a lawsuit from Hasbro, but today it's been reborn as a word game designed specifically to appease the less-than-jolly toymaker. Indian developer brothers Rajat and Jayant Agarwalla today released a new game on Facebook called " …

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63,000 vs ~3,000?

Aren't you comparing something that's been out for months to something that's been out for hours?

Perhaps in 2 weeks time it might be a safer comparison.

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Scrabulous still working...

I made a move just this morning! Something's odd - has it been removed in the USA only?

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Not Gone

For the last couple of days I've been hearing about how Scrabulous is gone, but it's still showing up in Facebook for me, and I'm still playing games!

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like you face book profile

... when they 'deleted' it.

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Digital apples and statistical oranges.

"Presently EA's Scrabble reports nearly 63,000 daily active users compared with Wordscraper's 3,569 fans."

Oooh... Numberwatch must hate you.

You can be a user of a facebook app without becoming a fan. In fact, I am not a registered "fan" of any of the facebook apps I use.

Comparing "daily active users" is like comparing the number of copies of Crysis sold with the number of registered users on the official Bioshock fan forum.

It's just silly.

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WordScraper

What's Facebook?

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