What makes this board game unique?
18" Black faux alligator leatherette backgammon game set with cork inner playing board.
Included are two dice cups, 15 game pieces per color that are, two sets of dice, and a doubling dice.
The 30 playing pieces and all dice are composed of a material known as urea, a very tough synthetic poly resin.
Urea is also used, for example, in the thick outer core of bowling balls, and most dominoes are made with urea, so it has long been known as a very long-lasting, durable product!
What are the dimensions?
Overall Dimensions when case is closed: (Wide x Long x High) = 11" x 18" x 2". Game pieces 1.25" in diameter.
Who is this board game for?
For the backgammon player that loves a value such as this backgammon game set with dice, dice cups and a doubling cube. A great 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.