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$300,000 Crossword Explosion* (PA‑1374)

Scratch for Fun

Use your mouse to Scratch For Fun and see an example of how this game is played. Scratch for Fun examples do not award prizes.

TOP PRIZES OF $300,000

$300,000 Crossword Explosion is a $10 game that offers 10 top prizes of $300,000.

1. Scratch YOUR LETTERS to reveal 18 letters. Rub each matching letter every time it is found in either Crossword GRID. Each letter’s square, when rubbed gently, will turn white.

2. When you have matched the letters of two (2) or more entire words on either Crossword GRID, win the corresponding prize shown in the PRIZE LEGEND for that GRID. Only the highest prize won in either Crossword GRID will be paid.

3. Scratch each "PAINT SPLATTER" symbol that appears in either Crossword GRID. Each "PAINT SPLATTER" symbol is a free spot. When a "PAINT SPLATTER" symbol appears in any winning combination of words, win 5 TIMES the corresponding prize found in the PRIZE LEGEND for that GRID.

4. Each crossword GRID is played separately.


A. A "word" must contain at least three letters and cannot be formed by linking letters diagonally or by reading the letters from the bottom to top.

B. Every single letter square of a “word” must be matched and letters combined to form a new “word” must appear in an unbroken horizontal or vertical string of letters in the Crossword GRID. An unbroken string of letters cannot be interrupted by a black space.

C. There will only be one “word” in an unbroken horizontal or vertical string of letters. Every single letter in the unbroken string must: (a) be revealed in YOUR LETTERS and (b) be included to form a “word”.

BONUS WORDS: When you completely match one entire BONUS WORD using YOUR LETTERS, win PRIZE shown to the right of that BONUS WORD. BONUS WORDS are played separately.

BOOM PRIZE: Reveal a “$100 BURST” (WIN100) symbol, win $100 instantly! BOOM PRIZE is played separately.

* An additional quantity of these tickets has been added to satisfy player demand. This additional quantity does not alter the chances of winning.

Prizes Remaining

Top Six Prizes Wins Remaining
$300,000 2
$30,000 3
$10,000 4
$1,000 540
$500 1629
$200 2143

Overall chances of winning a prize: 1:3.43

*Scratch for Fun is for entertainment purposes only. Scratch for Fun examples may not accurately represent game play or overall chances of winning. For complete game rules see the game page.

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