Introduction

Whether you are new to backgammon altogether or just keen to learn some new facts about this ancient game, you have come to the right place. Mister Backgammon is a trusted website that provides information about one of the world’s oldest and most loved games, plus it also provides some useful information about online gambling in general. To find out more about why we started this website head over to the 'About Us' section now.

Throughout this website you can learn all there is to know about backgammon, starting with info about where & when this game originated in the ‘History of Backgammon’ section. This fast-paced game of skill has been around for somewhere in the region of 5,000 years and it is enjoyed by players from around the world just as much today as it was back then. If you have never played backgammon before, the best thing to do would be to head straight to our 'How to Play Backgammon' page. This section is ideal for newbies and it will help you get started in no time at all.

You can also learn about some of the many different types of established backgammon strategies that currently exist, as well as lots of useful tactics that can be used to help you improve your game so that you can hopefully win more games. Most standard backgammon strategies are really easy to learn, but different times will call for different strategies to be used. The right kind of strategies to use will become much clearer after you have several hours of playing experience behind you.

Backgammon can now be enjoyed either online or offline and to find out more about this head over to our ‘Live (real player) Backgammon’ page or to our 'Online Backgammon' page. Playing online can often be a much lonelier experience compared to playing against actual physical people either in a house or in any other designated venue, but the actual game is just as fun whether you are playing online or offline. Perhaps you could try both to see which you prefer. We tend to mix things up and play offline backgammon just as often as we play online at numerous trusted backgammon websites.

Our 'Backgammon Gambling' section contains everything you need to know about playing Backgammon for real money. Just remember that you need to be at least 18 years old to play backgammon in the real money mode. Also, head over to our 'Beginners Guide & F.A.Q.' section where you can find plenty of titbits of information that most of you should find useful in some way. Finally, you can also learn about online casinos and gambling by country and the main three countries that we have focussed on include Australia, Canada and New Zealand. Players from these three countries can enjoy a wide range of gambling services at hundreds of fully licensed gambling portals that are controlled by some of the most trusted operators in the world.