You may also like

Have You Got It?

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.


Age 5 to 18

This Chinese game is a simple version of Wei ch'i or Go.

A game for two players

20 distinctive pieces such as coloured counters, coins, pebbles or shells for each player.
A board drawn like the one above - you may like to try marking this out in wet sand. 

To start: 
Use an empty board and take it in turns to place one of your pieces on one of the intersections on the board - these include where the red and blue lines meet the outer black circle. 

Aim of the game: to capture your opponent's pieces by surrounding them.

The game ends:  when there are no empty intersections where a piece can be placed or when a player has no pieces left to place.

The winner: is the player who has captured the most counters.