Strategic game with a surprising end.
Originally played by the royalty of Madagascar, Fanorona was a pass time for the wealthy. It still holds up today as an extremely strategic game for two players.
22 white balls & 22 black balls set on the board as in the picture.
Each turn players move one of their balls to an unoccupied space. When a ball runs into or moves away from a line of the opponent's balls they are removed from play. The play to have the last remaining balls on the board is the winner.
You will have to find a tactical way to capture the last balls on the board.
The game includes three games: Chess, Checkers and Backgammon. It comes in a travel size. All parts are hand crafted.
A strategy board game which can be played by two, three, four, or six people, playing individually or with partners. The game is a modern and simplified variation of the game Halma.( invented in Germany in 1892) The rules are simple, so even young children can play