A Strategy Game Tumica
A GLANCE INTO THE GAMES HISTORY
The exact origin of the game lies in the mists of time. We know, however, that it comes from Madagascar where it is known under a number of
names such as "Fanarona". With its similar but double-sized playing surface it is quite obviously related to the game "Alquerque".
Already hundreds of years ago, the game was used as daily entertainment and as an aid to exercise strategic thinking.
To this day an old legend of Madagascar relates that once a well guarded kings palace was captured because all the guards were so absorbed by a tournament that they did not notice the enemy's approach...
The game is still very popular in Madagascar which makes it all the more surprising that this fascinating game did not find its way across the sea but remained a treasure on this small island that used to have the dubious reputation of being a pirates
Age : 8+
Package : silk box
Weight : 1276 gr
Size : 460x220x35 mm