Many of us are fond of playing board games. But do you know the oldest board game whose history can be traced back thousands of years ago? This board game is known as the backgammon. It is basically a two-player board game wherein each of the players has fifteen pieces which are to be moved between twenty-four triangles according to the role of two dice. The main objective when playing the game is to be able to be the first one to bear off. This means that all of the fifteen checkers pieces of a player are moved off the board.
The game backgammon is indeed one of those popular board games which require the players to have a good strategy to be able to win the game effectively. It is the perfect game for those who want to exercise their brains.
Although, it is more common as a board game. The game backgammon has now been developed into an online game in order to cater the needs of the growing online gamer’s population. In its online version, the rules are pretty much the same. The only difference is that you get to play with it using your mobile devices, either a cell phone or laptop or any other electronic device. This game is very common among adult individuals who have been constantly playing this game since they were young.
However, they have also passed down the love of this game to the younger generation so that they will learn the proper technique and strategy and be able to train their mind to think critically.