Re: [Authentic_SCA] Re: Board Games -- Quarto
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If you're talking about the game where there are 16 pieces, half are tall, half are short, half are black, half are white, half are round, half are square, half have a mark and half don't, then I have made a copy of that game. Quarto is such a generic name, I don't like it. To keep the C in SCA, I like to believe that it was reinvented in 1991, but could possibly be ancient.
Sent: Wed, 3 Jan 2007 10:50 AM
Subject: [Authentic_SCA] Re: Board Games -- Quarto
I was searching the posts on medieval games, and came across a post on
an "nameless game" of "unknown ancient origin"
Well, for the record, I did a little internet search and discovered
that the game is called "Quarto" and was invented in 1991 and received
a Mensa Best Mind Games Award in 1993.
Meurig ap Cynfarch
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