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Banyarwanda Mill Game DLP Game   

Period Modern

Region Eastern Africa

Category Reconstruction, Done, Board, Space, Line


This game, the name of which was not given, is played by children of the Banyarwanda people in Rwanda.


A square, with diagonals and middle lines. Six pieces per player. Players alternate turns placing one of their pieces on an empty spot on the board. When all of the pieces have been placed, they may jump to another spot. The first person to place three of their pieces in a row wins.

These rules were taken from the Historical Information ruleset.

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Banyarwanda Mill Game (Ludii 1) Reconstructed with Ludii
Banyarwanda Mill Game (Ludii 2) Reconstructed with Ludii

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Historical Information Rules from DLP evidence.



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Klepzig 1972: 305.

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Klepzig, F. 1972. Kinderspiele der Bantu. Meisenheim am Glan: Verlag Anton Hain.



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