This Mancala game is a traditional Africa board game is one of a family of games
that play a role in Africa somewhat similar to chess in the West. The aim of the Mancala game is to collect as many gems in the cup on your furthest right as you can.
You and your opponent take turns to move the gems around according to rules
given at the beginning of the Mancala game. To download a Mancala game click here.
Mancala is played across Africa and
some consider it to be one of the world's oldest games played by
Royalty and commoners alike. Its enduring appeal is that its a
family game, is used for competitions and many children see
mastering its strategy a right of passage. Every year hundreds of
tournaments take place across the world to see who's the Mancala
After you've played our online Mancala
game why not check out and play some of our other traditional
African games below o check out our "how to play Mancala" video?