16 Hole Congkak Classic Traditional Malay Full Wood Board Game
Congkak is a mancala game of Malay origin played in Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, Southern Thailand, and some parts of Sumatra and Borneo. It has simple rules that allow the boards to have different numbers of holes
HOW TO PLAY
- Players take turns moving the seeds except in the first move which is performed simultaneously, beginning with the hole closest to his/her own store. After this first simultaneous movement, once the last seed falls into an empty hole, the players' first turn is over and the opponent of the player who reached an empty hole first commences his/her turn after the other player has finished his opening move too. On a turn, a player chooses one of the seven holes under their control. The player removes all seeds from this hole, and distributes them in each hole clockwise from this hole, in a process called sowing. Sowing skips an opponent's store, but does not skip a player's own store.
- If a player is unable to fill a hole with seven seeds that hole is considered sunog ("burnt"); all excess seeds are returned to the store. The round begins with the player with no sunog holes taking his/her turn sowing first.
- If the last seed falls into an occupied hole, all the seeds are removed from that hole, and are sown starting from that hole. The process continues until the last seed falls into a player's store, or an empty hole.
- If the last seed sown falls into a player's own store, they immediately earn another turn, which can begin at any of the seven holes under their control.
- The game ends, when a player has no seeds in his holes at the start of his turn. The remaining seeds are awarded to his opponent.
- 16 Hole Congkak
- Traditional Malay Game
- Wood Material
- 90~100pcs of marble balls
- COLOR RANDOMLY GIVEN : White / Black
Design Carvings : Design Carvings are handcrafted and may vary in design and pattern
SKU Code : 1000010002257
L = Toys & Games > Traditional Games > Game Room > Combination Table Games
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Dimension : 76cm(L) x 15cm(W) x 3cm(H) +/-
Packakging Estimation may be larger than product dimension
*Measurements may slightly differ due to manual measurements
Packaging Weight : 2.2kg [ Include Marbles ]
Volume Metric Weight : 1.3 kg
NOTE : Packaging Weight is a rough estimated packaging weight include wrapping and boxing. Each product wrapping may vary in weight. Packaging Weight or Volume Metric Weight may be heavier than actual product weight in order to accommodate delivery requirements.