x Abu Dhabi, UAESunday 23 July 2017

Oasis: What's the name of the game?

With the UAE being such a crossroads of cultures, here are four popular board games from around the world.

Home-made Lotería boards. Alex Covarrubias
Home-made Lotería boards. Alex Covarrubias

Last week, Brett Carow and Sam Hennemann of the US broke a world record by playing the board game Strat-O-Matic for more than 61 hours straight. But why should they have all the fun? With the UAE being such a crossroads of cultures, here are four popular board games from around the world to get you and a friend started on your own record-setting attempt.