The game uses a 3x3 square board. 2 players take turns to play,
either placing a red on an empty square, or changing a red to
orange, or orange to green. The player who forms 3 of 1 colour in a
This game for two players comes from Ghana. However, stones that were marked for this game in the third century AD have been found near Hadrian's Wall in Northern England.
A game for 2 players. Draw a daisy with at least 5 petals. Shade 1 or 2 petals next to each other. The winner shades the last petal.
A game for two players.
You need three counters - two the same colour, and a 4 x 4
(This is a good one to play outside with people instead of
Start with the counters in the corners as shown.
Green moves first.
Counters can move one space up, down or sideways.
Yellow is trying to trap Green by getting on either side of it.
What strategy does Yellow need to win?
What strategy does Green need to avoid being caught?
Try playing with 2 counters each. Both Yellow and Green can be