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Checkers Around the World Invented Checkers Variants

Doubles Checkers Game

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This Doubles Checkers game variant was a game designed for two teams of two players each. The Doubles Checkers board was an octagon grid with eight parallelograms per side. The size and shape of the parallelograms adjusted throughout the octagon to allow total coverage of the game area.

The doubles checker board contained sixty four shaded parallelograms. Team mates sat across from each other, with opponents to the left and right. Traditional checkers rules that applied to this game were those for diagonal movement, jumping and crowning the single checker as king. However, the octagonal shape of the doubles checkers board caused the crowning rows to exist to the player’s left and right instead of the opponent’s last row straight ahead.

Each player’s goal was to win by capturing all the opponent’s checker pieces or by blocking the remaining pieces on the doubles checker game board from any further movement.

Though checkers was created so that player’s could establish their own challenges. This Doubles Checkers game variation added a new dimension by incorporating two other players and the unique play on an octagonal game board.

Invented Checkers Games

Extreme Checkers Chebache Checkers Alien Checkers Four Handed Checkers Elecrronic Checkers
Elephant Checkers Parachute Checkers Ringboard Checkers Shifty Checkers Modern Checkers
Rubiks Checkers Kinger and Dragons Checkers Enchanted Checkers Space Checkers Nascar Checkers
Hoppin Checkers Cohort Checkers Checker SaurusRex Fascination Checkers Animated Checkers
Cheskers Checkers Hawaiian Checkers Battle Checkers Stadium Checkers Disney Checkers
Giveaway Checkers Bounce Checkers Chinese Checkers Garden Checkers King Kong Checkers
Space 2006 Checkers Quick Checkers Yesteryer Checkers Lego Checkers Insect Checkers
Cube Checkers Checkers 2000 Saving Private Checkers Justice League Checkers Elvish Checkers
Doubles Checkers Hoppin 2 Checkers Safari Dino Checkers Tri Checkers Tournament Stadium Checkers
Caribbean Checkers Turntable Checkers Word Checkers Checkers 4

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Wonder Mugs Play checkers online, and enjoy drinking from this cool wonder mug.
When adding hot liquid, the colors of the mug will change, checkers cool.

Checkers is a two-player game, where one player is assigned white-chip checkers and the other red. The aim is to play checkers online, capture all of the other player's checkers or make them impossible to move.

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