The game of Surakarta is named after the large town on the island of Java, in which the game was first played. Yet it Indonesia it is called Permainan which translates simply as 'The Game'. Surakarta was first brought to Europe in 1870, and has been fascinating game players ever since, due to it's unique method of capture not known to exist in any other recorded board game.
This exciting strategy game is super quick to learn, with only two rules! However do not be fooled, Surakarta is the game that sneaks up and clobbers you from behind...watch out!
Dimensions: 16.5cm x 31.5cm