Game with pieces preventing adjacent placement
Method of manipulating and interpreting playing pieces
ApplicationNo. 317337 filed on 10/04/1994
US Classes:273/258, Strategic race to a finish (e.g., Chinese checkers)273/282.1Removably interfitting or detachably adhesive board and piece
ExaminersPrimary: Layno, Benjamin H.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
Foreign Patent References
International ClassA63F 003/00
AbstractA game board includes a field defining an m by n array of playing spaces arranged in rows and columns on the field and a plurality of edge regions, wherein each edge region is disposed between a corresponding pair of adjacent playing spaces and wherein visually distinguishable first and second home positions are defined by two of the playing spaces. The game board further includes first and second visually distinguishable playing pieces and first and second sets of fence pieces. The fence pieces of the first set are visually distinguishable from fence pieces of the second set. The fences are stored in a bag from which they are randomly withdrawn during the game.