Articles published on May 2006
PLAYING BACKGAMMON OFFLINE
Backgammon used to be considered elegant...
Article byAntonio Ravanelli (5/30/2006 7:25:15 AM)
What Makes Online Games more Fun?
There's never been a bigger time for games - specifically online games, than right now....
Article byJon Wuebben (5/28/2006 6:49:37 AM)
BACKGAMMON – A FASCINATING GAME
Backgammon is without a doubt, far more fascinating game than other modern players realize.
Article byAntonio Ravanelli (5/25/2006 5:16:15 AM)
THIS COOKIE DOESNT CRUMBLE!
After the 1st popularity of backgammon dipped during the forties and fifties, it took the sterling efforts of Prince Alexis Obolensky, who conceived the idea of an international background to raise th...
Article byAntonio Ravanelli (5/24/2006 6:50:31 AM)
21ST CENTURY BG - NEW WORDS, ANCIENT GAME
If you've mastered backgammon offline, coming into the realm of online backgammon tournaments might be somewhat daunting, at first glance. However, given tenacity, attention and time, you're patience and skills will be rewarded. Welcome to the 21st century and backgammon online tournaments.
Article byAntonio Ravanelli (5/21/2006 6:59:46 AM)
BACKGAMMON TOURNAMENTS - WHAT YOU MUST KNOW
These days Backgammon is such a craze that not only is it played in America and Europe on any given weekend, it is also played in many Asian countries too and is considered one of the greatest pastimes.
Article byAntonio Ravanelli (5/18/2006 5:06:58 AM)
HOW TO PLAY ONLINE
Once you download the game and complete the installation process, you will either find an icon in the desktop or you will need to start from start-Program....
Article byAntonio Ravanelli (5/17/2006 6:02:36 AM)
WHEN YOU ARE BEHIND IN BACKGAMMON
If you find that you are falling behind in the game, you may start feeling discouraged if you have not undergone any neutral training or mental strength building. Hence, in this article we want to discuss some generic strategies, which will guide you when you are at a loss.
Article byAntonio Ravanelli (5/14/2006 10:44:42 AM)
Strategic Moves in Backgammon
You are now familiar with the Backgammon Board as well as the distribution of points, so now lets delve into 'How to Move' the checkers.
Article byAntonio Ravanelli (5/10/2006 7:24:37 AM)
BACKGAMMON WINNING SPREE
Now to strengthen your defenses further you build up a prime. Blockades at 6 successive points are called a prime. The advantage of a prime is that your opponent cannot move out from behind a prime. Experts advise you to start a prime either from your 5th point or from your bar point. Prime in the opponent?s home board may be the most preferred to limit his movements.
Article byAntonio Ravanelli (5/9/2006 5:11:00 AM)
We suggest that if you keep several anchors; bring them together to strengthen your defense significantly.
Article byAntonio Ravanelli (5/6/2006 6:31:09 AM)
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Karen Hughes Crafts “The Blame Game:” A Story of the Bleeding PhoneWoe to those who go to great depths to hide their plans from the Lord, who do their work in darkness and think, "Who sees us? Who will know?" ...
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Learn All about Gin Rummy Rules
Gin rummy is a popular card game designed for two persons, and created at the beginning of the twentieth century by Elwood T. Baker....
- Friday, November 09, 2007.
Instead, I began my play by discarding the three aces. In the meantime, my opponent broke a pair of kings which made the king a safe play. I began drawing matching cards and eventually making melds - while finding safe discards....
- Thursday, November 08, 2007.
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