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App description: Play backgammon against a real opponent, who plays using... his own hands, observes the game and comments on it.
Play in natural backgammon boards and feel the ambience of the place you are playing.
Throw the dice in any direction, with a simple drag of your finger across the board, and feel like throwing a ...real dice.

!!!!! Best Greek game of 2011, according to greekiphoneapps.com !!!!!

Features

- 2 backgammon variants, Portes (Western backgammon) and Plakoto (Tapa)
- Opponent commenting in English (classic Greek immigrant) and Greek (classic Greek "magka")
- More than 400 comments and sound FXs per language
- 5 natural backgammon boards
- 3 different background ambiences
- Realistic dice throwing experience
- Natural dice rolling movement
- Opponent hands!
- Game statistics
- Game for one or two players
- Pause / resume game functionality
- Visual helps in checker and point selections (can be disabled)
- NO DIFFICULTY LEVELS BASED ON DICE CHEATING (WE HATE THAT)!!!!!!
- English / Greek menus

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mvlachos's comments:
Play backgammon against a real opponent, who plays using... his own hands, observes the game and comments on it.
Play in natural backgammon boards and feel the ambience of the place you are playing.
Throw the dice in any direction, with a simple drag of your finger across the board, and feel like throwing a ...real dice.

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Features

- 2 backgammon variants, Portes (Western backgammon) and Plakoto (Tapa)
- Opponent commenting in English (classic Greek immigrant) and Greek (classic Greek "magka")
- More than 400 comments and sound FXs per language
- 5 natural backgammon boards
- 3 different background ambiences
- Realistic dice throwing experience
- Natural dice rolling movement
- Opponent hands!
- Game statistics
- Game for one or two players
- Pause / resume game functionality
- Visual helps in checker and point selections (can be disabled)
- NO DIFFICULTY LEVELS BASED ON DICE CHEATING (WE HATE THAT)!!!!!!
- English / Greek menus

03-07-2012, 09:38 AM
#2
I appreciate the look of the classic tavli board but to be honest the hand thing kind of freaks me out. Especially when they reach across the table and it is only part of the arm.
03-07-2012, 09:53 AM
#3
Joined: Mar 2012
Posts: 3
Quote:
Originally Posted by New England Gamer View Post
I appreciate the look of the classic tavli board but to be honest the hand thing kind of freaks me out. Especially when they reach across the table and it is only part of the arm.
:-)
My wife doesn't like it very much too...
It can be disabled through the app settings!
Don't worry. Nobody has been hurt for the production of the game. Its my own hand and it is still a part of my body! :-)))