the ancient egyptian game called mehen is the earliest known multi player board game

The ancient Egyptian game called Mehen is the earliest known multi-player board game.

Most ancient board games, and indeed most abstract strategy games, are for two players. The game of Mehen "the coiled snake" appears to be the oldest multi-player board game ever discovered. The game is will over 4000 years old and embodies aspects of early Egyptian religion.
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