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"My favorites are the wooden games because I grew up with them. They teach me to think, plan and concentrate, and I apply these skills in my everyday life."
Popular Chess Sets & Games
Batik Wood and Stone Dakon Board Game from Java, "Dakon"$34.99
In the traditional style of this board game is handcrafted of wood and decorated with traditional batik designs. Javanese artisan Diana Dewi invites you to play this classic Indonesian game. Each (hole) is filled with five to seven stones and the game is played in turns. Similarly to mancala, each player collects the (stones) from one hole and deposits them one-by-one into the following holes. The player scores a capture if the final stone is dropped into an empty hole. If that empty hole is on their own side, known as they capture the stones of the hole on the opposite side, depositing them into their "rice bowl." If the empty hole is on their opponent's side and each adjacent hole contains an equal number of stones, known as then the player captures the stones from each adjacent hole, as well as the final stone from their previous hand.
Handcrafted Square Wood Geometric Puzzle from Thailand, "Geometry Game"
Handcrafted of raintree wood with a variety of geometric shapes, this enjoyable puzzle makes the perfect piece of home decor. Excellent as simple decoration as well as for play, the puzzle features a square shape with a removable lid for storing loose pieces in a tidy fashion. Thailand's Waraporn Khamsuk works with local artisans to create the puzzle.
Hand Made Wood Pegs Board Game from Thailand, "Strategy Square"
Handcrafted from rain tree wood, this striking game of strategy from Thailand is presented by Waraporn Khamsuk, featuring a square board with a grid of holes for the insertion of yellow and teal colored pegs. Intended for two players, the objective of the game is to place and reposition pegs until one player achieves three-in-a-row, much like traditional tic tac toe. The board raises to reveal an interior for storing the pegs.
Handcrafted Set of Six Wooden Puzzles from Thailand, "Puzzle Set"$39.99
Keep everyone entertained with our hand crafted set of 6 or 12 wooden logic puzzle games. Games include Falling star, snake cube, ball in jail and more. Thai artisan Waraporn Khamsuk handcrafts each of the six puzzles that come in a handy storage box.
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