The more practised board game in West. Both teams try to checkmate the opponent king.
A very ancient board game from Asia. Currently, one of the more interesting and practiced games all over the world
The oldest variant of checkers, practised in Spain, Portugal, South America and North of Africa
The more widespreaded draughts game. It is played on 10x10 table. The same rules are used on 12x12 for Canadian Draughts and Brasilian (8x8)
Played on an 8x8 table. Kings can´t fly and pawns can´t capture kings. Priority rules for capturing are rather complex.
Draughts game mainly played in some states of South of the USA. Played on an 8x8 board.
The more widespreaded draughts game in English-speaking countries. The rules are the easiest to learn between all draughts games: no capturing priorities and no flying kings
It is very similar to International Draughts, played on an 8x8 board. The most specific rule is that pawns may start capturing like a king at the moment of the promotion. The give-away version of this game is the very popular and may be also played.
This draughts game is very different from the others. Moves are made vertically and horizontally. It is one of the more played draughts games in the world, especially in the Middle East.
This is the draughts game where the lower amount of pieces is used (every player uses just 8 pawns on a 8x8 board)
Practised in some zones of the Netherlands; surprising captures moves are possible
Modern board game. Pieces move very similar to the pawns in chess, and the goal it to reach the last line of the board with any of them
Modern board game. Pieces must cross through the board, moving in a line, up to the opponent´s first row.
Well-known board game from England. It is easy to learn; pieces are flipped during the game, alternatively changing the side which owns them
Ancient Indian game, predecessor of chess.
The most popular african mancala game. Players have to be skilful doing calculations to capture the 48 seeds that move around the board.
A very interesting modern connection game. Rules are simple, but strategies may be very complicated
Modern board game, very easy to learn. The goal is to align four pieces with at least one common characteristic
Lines of action
A very interesting modern connection game. Games are short and tend to be much more interesting and intense that it seems at first sight
Very popular board game, whose goal is to align 4 pieces on a vertical board
Very easy to learn oriental board game; the goal is to align 5 pieces
Moder board game; every player puts two stones in his turn, and the goal is to align 6 of them
Strange ancient game from Java Island; the goal is to leave the opponent without pieces through surprising capture moves
Nine men´s morris
One of the oldest board games that nowadays is still played
Modern connection game, played on an hexagonal board. The goal is to build a bridge, fork or ring shaped connection.
A very interesting connection game played on an hexagonal board; both players decide between two different goals in the first phase of the game
Tafl family board game from Laponia. Pieces symbolize swedish soldiers (white pieces) trying to help their king to escape from muscovites soldiers (black pieces)
Easy to learn ancient nepali game; pieces symbolize four tigers trying to capture twenty goats
Dice game. Dice are used as pieces that may capture according to their values.
Race and capture game. The most played game at Ludoteka.com
Parcheesi by teams
Race and capture game. The most played game at Ludoteka.com
Parcheesi without dice
Parcheesi version, designed by Ludoteka.com, where there is no need to be lucky to win the game
Dice game that offers the option to make many captures and put barricades to the opponents. Very suitable for players who like parcheesi.
Domino by pairs
Played with 28 pieces, this is the more played domino game in Spain; it is very easy to learn and one of the more interestings.
The domino game played by pairs, adapted to play individually
The most popular dice game in the world
Poker variant played with dice
Mus, 8 kings
The most popular Spanish card game. Twoes behave as aces, and threes as kings
Mus, 4 kings
The most popular Spanish card game
Spanish card game. The goal is to join runs or cards of the same picture
Rummy-type Spanish card game
The name may be translated as "rotten"; Spanish card game whose objective is to guess the number of tricks that will be achieved in every hand.
Easy to learn Spanish card game. The goal is to discard by throwing cards of a certain picture or number and not to be catched telling lies
Easy Spanish card game whose name may be translated as "broom". The goal is to achieve groups of cards by adding fifteen points.
Italian sweep, a very popular Italian card game; the rules are very similar to Spanish escoba, but strategy must be very different
Spanish card game; this is the easiest of the Tute family games
Spanish card game. The goal is to discard from all the cards. Rules are very simple
Variant of the sixes or cinquillo card game. The difference is that there are not restrinctions to play cards following a sequence.
Spanish card game played by pairs, very practised in Aragon and bordering regions
Spanish card game; the goal is to dicard by throwing cards with an higher value than those used by opponents.
Seven and a half
Easy to learn Spanish card game; it has a certain similarity to blackjack
Very popular Spanish card game, played in pairs. Players have to get tricks in order to reach the highest score.
Tute variant. Players bet on the number of points that may get in every hand
Tute variant adapted for 2 players
Tute variant for 3 or 4 players, where the goal is not to get an interemediate score. The most special feature is that there are is not an only winner, but one only loser
Tute variant played with only 20 cards
Tute variant played individually. Players must try to get 2 tricks with 5 cards
The more popular card game in Catalonia
Very popular Portuguese card game, played in pairs
One of the most popular card games in South America; it is a mix of two kind of card games: tricks and bets on the card combinations.
A very popular card game played mainly in the zone of Valencia; it is a mix of a trick and combinations card game.
Card game; five cards are used, the goal is to get the maximum amount of point with cards of the same suit, and bets are similar to poker
Poker Texas Holdem
The most popular card game in the world
Letter soup (words are in Spanish)