Can you explain the strategy for winning this game with any target?
Start with any number of counters in any number of piles. 2 players take it in turns to remove any number of counters from a single pile. The loser is the player who takes the last counter.
A new card game for two players.
This is an early form of Noughts and Crosses. A board
cut for this game that was made in 1400 BC has been found at an
ancient temple in Kurna (in Egypt); the Greeks played it around 40
BC; the Chinese played it around 500 BC; it was a popular game in
England in the 14 th Century.
For two players: each player has 3 counters.
To start: players take it in turns to place their counters
on vacant circles on the board.