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Co Chan Cho DLP Game   

Period Modern

Region Eastern Asia, Southeastern Asia

Category Board, Space, Blocking

Description

Co Chan Cho is a blocking game that w asplayed by children in the Tonkin region of Vietnam int he mid twentiethcentury. The game was usually drawn ont he ground, and broken pieces of pottery, paper, or straw were used as pieces.

Rules

The board is a square with diagonals drawn, with the bottom side of the square marked with an X. Two pieces per player, which begin on opposite corners of the square, one player to the left of the side with the X and the other to the right. Players alternate turns moving one of their pieces along the lines of the board to an empty adjacent point. Players cannot move along the line marked with an X. When one player cannot move, the opponent wins.

Son 1985: 44.

Origin

Vietnam

Ludeme Description

Co Chan Cho.lud

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Sources

Son, N. Q. 1985. Jeux d'Enfants du Vietnam. Paris: Sudestasie.

Identifiers

DLP.Games.1539

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