Abalone. Set includes a board, 14 white marbles, 14 black marbles (balls), and game rules in espyearly. Type: Abalone, board game, strategy game.
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Abalone. Set includes a board, 14 white marbles, 14 black marbles (balls), and rules of the game in Spanish. Type: Abalone, board game, strategy game.Board Size: 36cm (width), 1.8cm (thickness).
Type: strategy game, reflection, tactic.
Duration: 15 min.
Objective of the game: Each player is credited with a marble color. The goal is to be the first to take out of the board 6 balls of the opposer by pushing his own marbles.
For the curious:
EEnglish, « ab- » means "never", and « alone » means « only ». Abalone is a game of French origin that won the "Gobelet d'Or" prize of the Boulogne-Billancourt contest (France) in 1988. The game was called Sumito, a name that surely comes from the beginning of the game that looks a lot like that of Japanese Sumo fights.