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Pong Hau K'i (Horseshoe, On-Moul-Kono, Sua Tok Tong, Do Guti, Well Kono)

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Period(s)

Modern

Region(s)

Eastern Asia

Categories

Board, Space, Blocking.

Description

Pong Hau K'i is a blocking game documented during the nineteenth century East Asia, but medieval graffiti suggests that it may be even older.

Rules

Pieces begin on opposite sides of the square. Players take turns moving the piece to an empty spot either orthogonally or diagonally. but one orthogonal direction is forbidden. The player who blocks the other player from being able to move wins.

Culin 1895: 101.

Origin

Asia

Creation date

1998

Ludeme Description

Pong Hau K'i.lud

Reference

Murray 1951: 92

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Sources

Culin, S. 1895. Korean Games with Notes on the Corresponding Games of China and Japan. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania.

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

Identifiers

DLP.Game.386

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