iPhone App: Ancient Egyptian Triad

This iPhone app gives you three ancient Egyptian board games in one: Senet, Mehen and Hounds & Jackals! You can play with your friends with support for 2 or 4 players on the same screen. FEATURES – Gorgeous graphics and multiple graphical themes for each...

e-book: Ancient Egyptian Games

I’ve put together a small e-book called Ancient Egyptian Games and I thought would be worth writing about it here as an introduction to e-books. The book covers the main ancient Egyptian board games like the popular backgammon-like Senet, to the lesser known Aseb. The...

Make Your Own Game of Senet

In the previous post here on Ancient Egyptian Games we looked at the ancient Egyptian game of Senet for the iPhone. This time I am going to help you build you very own senet game board, a replica of the senet game that was found...

iPhone App: Senet

Have you ever played backgammon? Well the ancient Egyptian game senet is much like backgammon. The word ‘senet’ in the ancient Egyptian language means passing and is an apt description of the game which involves moving the pieces around the board in am ‘S’ shaped...