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Board Game: Liubo [Average Rating:0.00 Unranked]
Herb
United States
Georgia
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Board Game: Liubo [Average Rating:0.00 Unranked]
Taylor Liss
United States
Quincy
Massachusetts
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c. 1500 BC

From here:

Quote:
c. 1500 BC - Liubo carved on slab of blue stone. Also painting of board game of Knossos.
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GeekList: The Games of China
Board Game: Liubo [Average Rating:0.00 Unranked]
Taylor Liss
United States
Quincy
Massachusetts
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Chinese: 六博
Pinyin: liùbó
English: Six to Win
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Board Game: Liubo [Average Rating:0.00 Unranked]
Taylor Liss
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Quincy
Massachusetts
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Board Game: Liubo [Average Rating:0.00 Unranked]
Bruno D
United States
East Northport
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Area Movement

Chiefly for war games, movement traverses irregular areas rather than a grid.

700BC ~ 400BC Liubo
30 Lucky Sixes
1400 Fox and Geese (oldest ranked)

1959 Risk (most played)
2004 War of the Ring (first edition) (highest ranked)
 
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Board Game: Liubo [Average Rating:0.00 Unranked]
Moshe Callen
Israel
Jerusalem
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μῆνιν ἄειδε θεὰ Πηληϊάδεω Ἀχιλῆος/ οὐλομένην, ἣ μυρί᾽ Ἀχαιοῖς ἄλγε᾽ ἔθηκε,/...
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c.1500 B.C.E. from China

This is one where we know what the game IS but we're not sure entirely how it was played.

See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liubo.
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