In Stock

The Game Of Go – Funskool games

499.00 "inc, GST"

As an adversarial game – The Game of Go is about strategy and battle where the objective is to surround more territory than your opponent.
Finally the one left with all the territory through battle or compensation is declared the winner.
A Game of Great Skill
It is a game that tests the mind and your skills at strategy, shown through the division of territorial areas on the board, which are outlined by groups of coins.
After they are contested in battle, the aftermath may result in expansion, reduction or wholesale capture and loss of one’s territorial area.
It usually ends up in a trade where a player’s loss in one part of the board can be compensated or mitigated by a gain in another part of the board.

Product Code: N/A Categories: , Tag:

Description

The Game of Go is probably the oldest board game in existence. According to legend it originated in China more than 4000 years ago. Go is an adversarial game with the objective of surrounding more territory than one’s oppenent. As the game progresses, the board gets divided up into areas of territory, as outlined by group of coins. These areas are then contested in local battles, which are often complicated and may result in the expansion, reduction or wholesale capture and loss of the contested area. It is often the case that a certain kind of trade goes on, where a player’s loss in one part of the board can be compensated for or mitigated by a gain in another part of the board.

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.