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Backgammon is the oldest known game in history. Also known as the "little battle," backgammon started in Mesopotamia (now referred to as Iraq) almost 5 millennia ago. However, Egyptians called backgammon "Senat," which is a similar form of the current game enjoyed right now. Hundreds of years ago, only citizens in influence, the prevailing figures of royalty like Egyptian queens, were permitted to enjoy. The game started to spread around the globe since then. Numerous Backgammon variants were developed in various nations and societies, but the fundamental protocols of those variants resemble those of the archaic form . For instance, Greece grabbed a hold of the game and called it by the title "bac gamen." From there, the English adopted backgammon in the 1600’s and have remained with it ever since. Backgammon and competing antiquated games were not ever welcomed by most clergy. The churches felt that the game was the tool of Satan. This caused churches to abolish and burn the game. The blacklisting and burning had never prevent folks competing games and enjoying themselves.

Technology gives a brand-new platform for Backgammon. When different video machines are available all over the place, computer researchers in Artificial Intelligence (AI) have been using Backgammon for assessing, creating and measuring AI theories and formulas as a result of the ease of game policies and complexity of techniques.

With the abounding acceptance of the world wide web, backgammon has advanced to a distinctly new level. Many might not know that net Backgammon is almost certainly loaded on most of computers that run MS Windows operating systems by default in "Games" program group. Web Backgammon hooks up tens of thousands of gamblers throughout the globe. Once you join an internet game casino, you can gamble on Backgammon with a computer, or against a real person. Casino websites have been holding Backgammon tournaments regularly. You can participate in Backgammon for fun, or for money. There are thousands of clubs dedicated to web backgammon, including special game software that you can download to play against other players. Players love Backgammon for the fact that it is a snap however, in the end, depends upon a bit of alertness and skill.