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Backgammon Tips and Strategies
Did you know that people have been enjoying Backgammon for thousands of years? Wonder how they got along before MSN Games? Find out more!
Two of the top Backgammon players on MSN Games, RedTop and PhilipJSimborg, share their tips for playing a smarter, better game of Backgammon.
Joe Andrews Articles
Card and board expert Joe Andrews launches a new monthly tips and strategy column for Backgammon players at MSN Games.
Listen to Joe Andrews Interview MSN Games Manager, Scott Austin
Answers to the Holiday Backgammon.
Backgammon clubs –part two of October's column.
Backgammon clubs – meeting other players.
Running games and blob hitting games.
Luck vs. skill in backgammon.
An overview of general technique.
Intermediate play with the doubling cube.
Answers to April’s quiz and a look at doubling.
The final installment of the glossary and a look at Pip Count.
More on opening rolls & plays, as well as a condensed glossary and an introduction to the doubling cube.
In his latest column, Joe discusses dice, board layout and opening plays.
An introduction to Backgammon and a condensed history of the game.