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This guide to the rules and strategies of some of the most popular board games is a helpful aid if you lost the instructions or just need extra help to get that winning edge.
  1. Backgammon Rules and Strategies
  2. Checkers Rules and Strategies
  3. Dominion Rules and Strategies
  4. Euchre Rules and Strategies
  5. Mancala Rules and Strategies
  6. Monopoly Rules and Strategies
  1. Risk Rules and Strategies
  2. Scrabble Rules and Strategies
  3. More Board Game Rules and Strategies
  4. More Card Game Rules and Strategies
  5. Children's Card Game Rules and Strategies
  6. Paper and Pencil Game Rules and Strategies

Backgammon Rules and Strategies

Photo used with permission of The Elliott Avedon Museum & Archive of Games, University of Waterloo.

These rules and strategies will help you play the game Backgammon.

Checkers Rules and Strategies

There's more than you might expect to winning a game of Checkers. These resources will help you become a master.

Dominion Rules and Strategies

Dominion

Dominion pretty much took the gaming world by storm in 2008, when I chose it as the best card game of the year. (It won the 2009 Spiel des Jahres.) A deck-building card game with numerous expansions and even more paths to victory, Dominion is a game worthy of study.

Euchre Rules and Strategies

I love the trick-taking card game Euchre. It's not overly complex, but there is definitely enough going on that good players will eventually beat bad players. These tips will help you win more than your share of Euchre games.

Mancala Rules and Strategies

The ancient game of Mancala has challenged players for centuries. These resources can help you master the deceptively simple game.

Monopoly Rules and Strategies

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This guide to the rules, history and best practices for the real estate tycoon game Monopoly will help you become a more competitive player.

Risk Rules and Strategies

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This guide will help you understand the rules and strategies of the board game Risk, which is based on world domination.

Scrabble Rules and Strategies

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Learn the basic rules of this popular word game and get strategy and vocabulary help to become more competitive.

More Board Game Rules and Strategies

Here are a collection of rules and strategies for other board games, including Battleship, Clue and more.

More Card Game Rules and Strategies

The complete rules, and some strategy tips, for many classic card games.

Children's Card Game Rules and Strategies

The complete rules, and some strategy tips, for many children's card games.

Paper and Pencil Game Rules and Strategies

These games can all be played with just a piece of paper and a pencil or two. They're perfect if you find yourself bored and without a game to pull off the shelf.

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