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Introducing the Backgammon game. Backgammon is a game of luck and skill. It is played by two people with 15 checkers each on a board consisting of 24 spaces or points. The checkers are moved according to rolls of the dice. Each player tries to bring his own checkers home and bear them off before his opponent does. Hitting and blocking the enemy checkers along the way. Suitable for 2 players.
The game is played by moving counters on a board or table, the object of the game being a race to a goal. With the movement of the counters being controlled by the throw of two dice. Elements of chance and skill are nicely balanced in backgammon so that each is usually essential to victory.
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