This year, why not turn the iPad and iPhones off, fire up the hearth, and invite the friends you’ve been playing Words With Friends over for some real Scrabble — vintage style. Get your lexicon crusades going on the Vintage Edition Scrabble ($199). The board features a raised grid and atop its solid hardwood cabinet, rotates. 100 embossed wood letter tiles, 4 metal tile racks with fabric pouch, fabric-wrapped score book, metal-encased timer, and storage drawer with organizer are all included in this best-reason-against-an-app we’ve seen to date.

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