The Ancient History Of Board Games

We Anglo-Americans call the same family pachisi, Hindi for “twenty-five,” referring to the largest throw one can make from the cowry shells that often function its cube. Indians who don’t remember the glory of the sport could know its British successor, ludo (from the Latin for play), which has supplanted the original among the young as if it had never existed.

Although it’s in all probability some of the frequent and well-recognized board games, owned by most households, Monopoly can doubtlessly be very costly since many alternative variations are available. The most expensive model, and some of the costly board games is the Sidney Mobell Monopoly set for $2 million. This game was created by jeweler Sidney Monopoly who made the board with sixty five rubies and sapphires, luxury cards, and forty two full-cut diamonds. The most expensive board game, for $5 million, is Charles Hollander Backgammon set. The game … Read More

The Ancient History Of Board Games

We Anglo-Americans call the same family pachisi, Hindi for “twenty-five,” referring to the largest throw one can make from the cowry shells that often function its cube. Indians who don’t remember the glory of the sport could know its British successor, ludo (from the Latin for play), which has supplanted the original among the young as if it had never existed.

Although it’s in all probability some of the frequent and well-recognized board games, owned by most households, Monopoly can doubtlessly be very costly since many alternative variations are available. The most expensive model, and some of the costly board games is the Sidney Mobell Monopoly set for $2 million. This game was created by jeweler Sidney Monopoly who made the board with sixty five rubies and sapphires, luxury cards, and forty two full-cut diamonds. The most expensive board game, for $5 million, is Charles Hollander Backgammon set. The game … Read More

The Ancient History Of Board Games

We Anglo-Americans call the same family pachisi, Hindi for “twenty-five,” referring to the largest throw one can make from the cowry shells that often function its cube. Indians who don’t remember the glory of the sport could know its British successor, ludo (from the Latin for play), which has supplanted the original among the young as if it had never existed.

Although it’s in all probability some of the frequent and well-recognized board games, owned by most households, Monopoly can doubtlessly be very costly since many alternative variations are available. The most expensive model, and some of the costly board games is the Sidney Mobell Monopoly set for $2 million. This game was created by jeweler Sidney Monopoly who made the board with sixty five rubies and sapphires, luxury cards, and forty two full-cut diamonds. The most expensive board game, for $5 million, is Charles Hollander Backgammon set. The game … Read More