Backgammon Tournament

Summer is upon us, and now it is a good time to organize a backgammon tournament. But, this tournament will not be like those that are organized by other agencies. We believe that the players should most of all enjoy the game. Therefore, it is absolutely free to participate in the tournament. In order to…

Tips to Master in Blockgammon Game

Terminology The last checker on the starting point is called the mother checker. Objective As with the Backgammon game, the purpose of the Blockgammon game is to bear the checkers off faster than the opponent. We start bearing them off when we move them in the inner table (or inner board), according to the blockgammon…

Tips to Master in Backgammon Game

Objective The purpose of the Backgammon game is to bear your checkers off faster than your opponent. In order to do that, you need first to move them in the inner table (or inner board). In the figure we see the starting configuration for a backgammon game. This is the “left” configuration, and we play…

How to Play a Backgammon Game

In this article we describe the process to play a local game, i.e. a game against the computer. The process to play a backgammon game is almost the same in all versions, but, in this article we focus only on the web version. Note, that starting an online game has a slightly different procedure and…

Definitions

It is important to give the definition of a few terms that are used in this page: Quarters The board has four quarters. Each quarter has six (6) Points (have the shape of a triangle), where the checkers can lie on. Base Area This is the area where the checkers start from, and it is…