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Ganzenbord (a.k.a. The Game of Goose)

The Game of Goose is an ancient children's classic, possibly tracing its roots all the way to the Ancient Egyptian game of Mehen which was played in early Old Kingdom times.

It is a simple game of racing, using a spiral track with lovely illustrations. The main principle is one shared with Snakes and Ladders as well as the later Game of Life: virtue is rewarded and vice is punished.

Ganzenbord (a.k.a. The Game of Goose)

Genres: Children's

Ages: 5 and up

Players: 2 to 6

Playing Time: 20 minutes

Year: 1587

This game is available to play in our cafe!

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Ganzenbord (a.k.a. The Game of Goose)

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