Microsoft Corp. and Hasbro Interactive will announce a joint venture Tuesday to put interactive versions of 13 classic game brands on the World Wide Web. Many of the games, including titles such as Pictionary, Sorry, Boggle, Scrabble and Master Mind, are currently available in electronic form on CD-ROM. The venture will allow purchasers of the CD-ROM titles to compete live with one another on Microsoft
's Web site. Hasbro's agency, Griffin Bacall, New York, handles.
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