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Old 07-23-2017, 04:56 AM   #1
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Mr. Rusty posted an article on a 4,500 year old game found in some tombs.
Here is the article.
https://www.liveleak.com/view?i=f47_1500759476
Here is the game online.
https://www.yourturnmyturn.com/java/ur/index.php
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Old 07-24-2017, 04:00 AM   #2
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Fun game. Reminds me of backgammon.
Played 6 times. Didn't win a single game. LOL
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Old 07-24-2017, 05:56 AM   #3
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Yeah i noticed it. Cool as fuck. A board game over 3k years old. Just the fact that the rules and info on the game survived this long is amazing.
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Old 07-24-2017, 11:36 AM   #4
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A small amount of the rules are interpretations but well cool..i had a copy of that game many years ago with different rules..must have been before they found them...cool stuff..this summer holiday i shall be teaching the older kids hnaetafel...have a few sets...good game, cheers.
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Old 07-25-2017, 06:16 PM   #5
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The Curator is a right grumpy bastard I bet when he loses
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Old 07-25-2017, 08:13 PM   #6
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The Curator is a right grumpy bastard I bet when he loses
who aint?...:grump y:
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who aint?...:grump y:
Losing is the best step forward for winning
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Old 07-25-2017, 11:40 PM   #8
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Losing is the best step forward for winning
First 10 games dont count..unless its a special game or you are a kid..after that..warrrrr!
And yes..losing means practice..which makes yer better..mostly..
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Old 07-26-2017, 12:29 AM   #9
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I have been winning fairly often now.
I have a go at it twice a day.
Supposedly it might be the ancestor of backgammon.
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I have been winning fairly often now.
I have a go at it twice a day.
Supposedly it might be the ancestor of backgammon.
See my post above. Your statement that I bolded got me curious.
Know of any historical evidence that we can look at?
I'd like to take a look, if you can help.....just askin'.
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