What makes this board game unique?
18" Modern backgammon game set with a nice soft vinyl black ribbed exterior and a bronze plated metal closure/clasp.
The playing surface features a gray faux suede felt cloth with black and light gray points/pips (not stitched).
Game pieces are made of urea stone (the same material used to make bowling balls).
There are 2 gray faux suede covered dice cups, and the dice are also made of uria stone material.
This is a sharp, classic backgammon set, and a splendid value. You'll enjoy it for years to come!
What are the dimensions?
Overall Dimensions: (W x L x H) = 11.5" x 18.0" x 1.875". The game pieces are 1.25" in diameter.
Who is this board game for?
For the backgammon player that is looking for an exceptional game set at an affordable price.
Setting up the backgammon board.
One important element of playing any board game is setting up the game board properly. Go to this page to learn the proper backgammon board setup.
A comprehensive backgammon terminology list.
If you are a beginner at the game it would be a good idea to learn some of the terminology associated with game play, it is a very long list!
Since the list is so long it would be a good idea to have it handy during game play so you can highlight the most common or important terms to know and understand. Playing with an experienced backgammon player will help increase your knowledge.
To learn some common terms regarding backgammon game play browse this page.
Backgammon rules of the game.
There is a saying that states before you can break the rules of the game you need to know the rules and with backgammon there may not be any rule breaking but it is important to know the rules of play.
Browse this page for a complete list of backgammon game rules.