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Adzua (Children) DLP Game   

Period Modern

Region Western Africa

Category Reconstruction, Done, Board, Space, Line


Adzua is a word used for several games by the Jukun people of Nigeria. This version is an alignment game played by children.


3x3 board rendered as holes in the ground. Four pieces per player. When a player makes a line of three holes with their pieces, they remove one of the opponent's pieces.

These rules were taken from the Historical Information. ruleset.

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Reconstructed rulesets
Adzua (Children) (Ludii 1) Reconstructed with Ludii
Adzua (Children) (Ludii 2) Reconstructed with Ludii
Adzua (Children) (Ludii 3) Reconstructed with Ludii
Adzua (Children) (Ludii 4) Reconstructed with Ludii
Adzua (Children) (Ludii 5) Reconstructed with Ludii
Adzua (Children) (Ludii 6) Reconstructed with Ludii
Adzua (Children) (Ludii 7) Reconstructed with Ludii
Adzua (Children) (Ludii 8) Reconstructed with Ludii
Adzua (Children) (Ludii 9) Reconstructed with Ludii
Adzua (Children) (Ludii 10) Reconstructed with Ludii

Incomplete rulesets
Historical Information. Rules from DLP evidence.



Ludeme Description

Adzua (Children).lud


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Meek 1931: 456.

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Meek, C. 1931. A Sudanese Kingdom: An Ethnographical Study of the Jukun Speaking Peoples of Nigeria. London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co.



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