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Halma

Rating: 3.9
Rating: 3.9 (13 Votes)

  Rating: 3.9 (13 Votes)
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Halma

Halma is a classic strategy board game that has been adapted for online play, offering a convenient platform for enthusiasts and newcomers to challenge each other from various locations. Often compared to Chinese Checkers—a game it predates—Halma is a game that can be played by two to four players. The most commonly used online board is a 16x16 grid, although other sizes may be available.

The objective of Halma is to move all of one's pieces from their starting corner to the opposite corner of the board before the opponents do. Players take turns to move a single piece, either by moving it to an adjacent empty square or by jumping it over another piece, either their own or an opponent's. Multiple jumps are allowed, and often chains of jumps can provide a speedy route across the board.

The game demands both tactical maneuvering and strategic foresight. Short-term tactics involve optimizing each turn's moves and setting up for potential future jumps. Long-term strategy involves planning the most efficient route across the board, while also potentially blocking or slowing down opponents.

In the online version of Halma, various features like timers, leaderboards, and chat functionalities are often included to enhance the competitive and social aspects of the game. Silvergames.com also offers variations with different board sizes or special rules, giving players the opportunity to challenge themselves in new ways. The game's enduring appeal lies in its simple rules but deep strategy, making it a popular choice for online gamers interested in strategy board games.

Controls: Mouse

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