BACKGAMMON and CHESS
Backgammon is one of the most ancient boardgames known to man, without the exact origins being identified. Known for over 5000 years as The Game of Kings, the game we know today was refine in England in the 17th century, where it also aquired the name backgammon. Today backgammon enjoys wide appeal and has achieved a cult-like popularity. Back gammon is a game of luck and skill. The rules are simple and easy to learn, but it takes a life's work to learn the secrets of the strategy. Chess is one of the oldest skill games in the world. It is commonly accepted that Chess originated 4000 years go in India and Persia, although this is far from clear. Modern Chess, as we know today, is about 2000 years old and has developed into one of the most popular games in the world. Chess is a game of strategy for two people. Although it is a highly complex and sophisticated game, Chess can also be enjoyed at a simpler level by inexperienced players.