Ur (aka: “The Game of Twenty Squares”) has been around since at least 3000 BCE and took hold in ancient societies from Egypt to India. Try it out for yourself with the British Museum’s free shockwave version. Fair warning: it’s way more addictive than solitaire!
- 3D print your own tabletop board games
- Astonishing comics that ‘save your game’ when you turn the page – Boing Boing