Backgammon Variants Jacquet. Jacquet is a version of backgammon that was once popular in France and several other European countries. Setup: Each player. Backgammon Variants Tavli (Greek Backgammon). Tavli means “board” in Greece. It is also the name used for various games played on a backgammon board. Backgammon is a two player board game in which players take turns rolling art of Backgammon lies in strategically positioning checkers while skillfully hitting.

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For the film, see Backgammon film. A backgammon chouette permits three or more players to participate in a single game, often for money.


Race board games involving dice have a long history in Iraq, including the Royal Game of Ur in Babylon. There are three games of Tavli commonly played: The game is called “Tavli”, derived in Byzantine times from the Latin word “tabula”. A game where one checker by itself can block a point. An exposure of the arts and miseries of gambling. If a checker happens to be hit by the opponent while bearing off, it is possible to continue bearing off after that particular checker was brought into the inner table.

For example, if a player rolls 5 and 3, he may move one checker five spaces to an open point and another checker three spaces to an open point, or he may move the one checker a total of eight spaces to an open point, but only if the intermediate point either three or five spaces from the starting point is also open.


There speregels three games of Tavli commonly played: He may not play the 2 first, for sspelregels would waste pips. It won the match, 7—1, becoming the first computer program to defeat a world champion in any board game.

The first strong computer opponent was BKG 9. World Wide Web Elias Tzimogiannis: If both opponents roll the same opening number, the doubling cube is incremented on each occasion yet remains in the middle of the board, available to either player.


In money games, backgammoon player is often permitted to ” beaver ” when offered the cube, doubling the value of the game again, while retaining possession of the cube. If moves can be made according to either one die or the other, but not both, the higher number must be used.

Doubles are played twice. Although 64 is the backgammn number depicted on the doubling cube, the stakes may rise to, and so on.


The two players move their checkers in opposing directions, from the point towards the 1-point, or home board. If a checker is hit during bearoff, it must spelrsgels reentered and returned to the player’s finishing table before that player can resume bearing off his checkers.

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Backgammon is played in two principal variations, “Money” and “Match” play. The Journal of Hellenic Studies. This means you should always bear off a checker where possible rather than use a smaller number to move that checker forward. Archived from the original on Everything is in front of you.


Backgammon is one of the oldest backgammon spelregels board games. Backgammon or nardi Armenian: Archived from the original on 13 March A checker trapped behind a six-point prime cannot escape until the prime is broken.

Many positions require a measurement of a player’s standing in the race, for example, in making a doubling cube decision, or in determining whether to run home and begin bearing off. The first player to bear off all his checkers gets one point, or, spelrrgels the winner spelegels off all his checkers before the loser has borne off any, he gets two points. Dice rolls are provided by random or pseudorandom number generators.

The roll of is given special consideration, allowing the player, after moving the 1 and the 2, to select any desired doubles move.


Archived from the original on 13 March. They move in the same direction, counterclockwise, around the board. Inthe WBA collaborated with the online backgammon provider Play65 for the season of the European Backgammon Tour and with “Betfair” in Early versions of BKG played badly even backgamkon poor players, spelreegels Berliner noticed that its critical mistakes were always at transitional phases in the game.

Game over The game is won by the player who bears all his or her checkers off the board first. The Jacoby rule is widely used in money play but is not used in match play.

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