What makes this board game unique?
15" black leatherette backgammon game set has red and black game pieces, brown and ivory dice, and also includes two black leatherette covered dice cups, very sharp!
What are the dimensions?
Dimensions: (Wide x Long x High) = 9.75" x 15.0" x 2.25". Game pieces: 1” diameter.
Who is this board game for?
For the backgammon player that wants matching dice cups with their backgammon board.
How is this game played?
Backgammon is a game that combines elements of strategy and skill, yet is fast paced, so you need to turn on your analytical thinking -- but lady luck does definitely come into play to make the game unpredictably fun!
To learn how to play this awesome game or improve your backgammon skill go to these training videos.
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.