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Atlanbagj (Dama)DLP Game   

Period Modern

Region Western Asia, Eastern Europe, Southern Europe

Category Reconstruction, Done, Board, War, Leaping, Diagonal


Atlanbaj is a capturing game played in seventeenth century in the Ottoman Empire.


8x8 board. Sixteen pieces per player, which begin on the two rows closest to each player. Pieces move orthogonally, or diagonally to capture.

These rules were taken from the Historical Information ruleset.

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Atlanbagj (Ludii 1) Reconstructed with Ludii
Atlanbagj (Ludii 2) Reconstructed with Ludii
Atlanbagj (Ludii 3) Reconstructed with Ludii
Atlanbagj (Ludii 4) Reconstructed with Ludii
Atlanbagj (Ludii 5) Reconstructed with Ludii
Atlanbagj (Ludii 6) Reconstructed with Ludii
Atlanbagj (Ludii 7) Reconstructed with Ludii
Atlanbagj (Ludii 8) Reconstructed with Ludii
Atlanbagj (Ludii 9) Reconstructed with Ludii
Atlanbagj (Ludii 10) Reconstructed with Ludii

Incomplete rulesets
Historical Information Rules known from DLP evidence.



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Murray 1951: 82.

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Hyde, T. 1694. De Ludis Orientalibus Libri Duo: Historia Nerdiludii, hoc est Dicere, Trunculorum, cum quibuidam aliis Arabum, Persarum, Indorum, Chinensium, & aliarum Gentium Ludis tam Politicis quam Bellicis, plerumque Europae inauditis, multo minus visis: additis omnium Nominibus in dictarum Gentium Linguis. Ubi etiam Classicorum Graecorum & Latinorum loca quaedam melius quam hactenus factum est explicantur. Oxford: E Theatro Sheldoniano.

Murray, H.J.R. 1951. A History of Board-Games Other Than Chess. Oxford: Clarendon Press.



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