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by ShowMeTheBar
Thu Apr 27, 2006 8:02 pm
Forum: Hardwood Backgammon
Topic: Doubles, doubles, everywhere :)
Replies: 24
Views: 13196

well, they're back, with a vengeance LOL Opp last night had 7 I had none, nada, zippo.... tonight, different nic, opp had 3 double 6s, and 4 other asstd doubles... my point is that the system is being awfully generous .. Heck, I can't even blame it on the seat color in BG LMAO Oh well, whatcha gonna...
by ShowMeTheBar
Sat Apr 15, 2006 3:02 pm
Forum: Hardwood Backgammon
Topic: Kicking options
Replies: 6
Views: 4486

There are a couple of players who kick their opp when they either don't like them, or the host is losing, or ?? whatever... Why can they kick their opp in a 2-player game? In spades, hearts, etc., you have to have a majority to kick a player - why can they kick their opp in a 2-player game? :roll: C...
by ShowMeTheBar
Sat Apr 15, 2006 2:58 pm
Forum: Hardwood Backgammon
Topic: Shadowed Stones
Replies: 8
Views: 5336

I presume you are asking about the "glowing" of your pips whenever you hover your mouse over them? If so, that indicates a playable pip. If you'll notice, you don't get that effect when it's your opps turn, or (when it's your turn) when you can't move a pip. :)
by ShowMeTheBar
Wed Apr 12, 2006 6:48 pm
Forum: Hardwood Backgammon
Topic: Kicking options
Replies: 6
Views: 4486

Kicking options

Under what circumstances can 1 player kick the other out of a game of backgammon?
by ShowMeTheBar
Sat Apr 08, 2006 7:37 pm
Forum: Hardwood Backgammon
Topic: Doubles, doubles, everywhere :)
Replies: 24
Views: 13196

well, riverbelle, that explains why i didnt get ANY doubles in my games tonight! you used them all up!!!
by ShowMeTheBar
Tue Feb 28, 2006 6:22 pm
Forum: Hardwood Backgammon
Topic: Why give a Flip about the Pip
Replies: 11
Views: 4568

Why give a Flip about the Pip

I am very new at backgammon. I see "pip" count mentioned alot - why is that count important? All I care about is getting to the finish line before my opponent :D