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Word game launched for Microsoft Office.


January 14, 2010 (Dallas, TX) – Dallas-based Blockdot has released “TAGR” for Microsoft Office, an entertaining game that challenges players to think up words describing each image they see.

In the game, you have 3 minutes to scroll through as many – or as few – images as you can. Type in the words you think of as you see each image. You’ll score points based on how many other players have used your word; the more times the word has been used, the more points you earn! After the game, registered players can post their scores to daily, weekly, monthly, and “all time best” scoreboards.

Players don’t have to limit themselves to just nouns and verbs and adjectives to describe an image in TAGR; they can use more abstract and creative associations, like peace and generosity and sincerity.

Besides the fun game-play, Microsoft Office hopes to use players’ input to make images more relevant and easier to find as Microsoft’s keyword libraries and associations increase.

To play the game, visit

About Blockdot and

Blockdot, a Media General, Inc. company, is a leading producer and provider of casual games and company sponsored Advergames. Blockdot has created over 800 games for a broad range of leading brands and companies, including American Airlines, AT&T, Baskin-Robbins, General Motors, Kimberly-Clark, Kraft, Motorola, M&Ms, Nokia, Universal Pictures and Verizon. Millions of people play Blockdot games on its game site, which consistently ranks as one of the Top 50 gaming portals on the Internet and is used as the launching site for client Advergames. More information on Advergaming can be found at

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