What are the best Chinese games ?

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  1. 12

    #1Mahjong

    Mahjong

    Mahjong is a Chinese game that was created during the Qing dynasty in the early 20th century. It was played by four people and because of its popularity, it has its own versions in South Korea, Japan, and other Southeast Asian nations. 

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    Helen Cui
    Written on August 2, 2018
    "My cousins and I tried playing this game and we all had fun! ;)"
  2. 9

    #2Chinese Checkers

    Chinese Checkers

    Chinese checkers is a strategy game which was formerly known as Hop Ching Checkers in 1928. This game can be played by two to six people, single-player or multi-player. The goal is to race all pieces on the opposite side.

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    Edison Fan
    Written on August 2, 2018
    "If you want to improve your critical thinking skills, you should try this game. "
  3. 9

    #3Xiangqi

    Xiangqi

    Xiangqi is a board game which was also known as Chinese chess. This strategy game was played by two people and the first one who captures the king will be the winner. 

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    Free

    Yan Jiang
    Written on August 2, 2018
    "It has the same principle when it comes to the well-known chess. But he pieces in this game is quite different. "
  1. 7

    #4Tangram

    Tangram

    Tangram is a Chinese game which was also known as pinyin that means seven boards of skill. This puzzle game contains seven pieces and it should create a specific shape without overlapping. 

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    Free

    Micky Yu
    Written on August 2, 2018
    "I remembered playing this game when I was still young. I really enjoyed it because I can make different images from this puzzle. "
  2. 5

    #5Go

    Go

    Go is a strategy board game that was invented in China since the Zhou dynasty and the oldest board game played today. Considered as one of the four essential arts, this game was played by two people. 

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    Free

    William Deng
    Written on August 2, 2018
    "My grandfather is always playing this game. It was like a chess, but more complex. "
  3. 4

    #6Diabolo

    Diabolo

    Diabolo is a Chinese yo-yo which originated during Tang dynasty. It was composed of an axle and two cups which can be spun using a string attached to two hand sticks. 

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    Free

    Jessica Jiang
    Written on August 2, 2018
    "It was more challenging than the regular yoyo toy. "
  4. 2

    #7Bamboo-copter

    Bamboo-copter

    Bamboo-copter is a helicopter rotor toy which was also known as Chinese top or bamboo dragonfly. It originated in China around 400 BC and became the object in George Cayley's aeronautics experiment.

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    Free

    Iris Bai
    Written on August 2, 2018
    "I played this when I was a kid and it's a simple game. I just have to make it fly using my two hands. "
  5. 1

    #8Hoo Hey How

    Hoo Hey How

    Hoo Hey How is a traditional Chinese dice game which contains six symbols including fish, shrimp, crab, rooster, gourd, and tiger. The winner was determined if the symbol he chose appeared in the dice. 

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    Free

    Lin Hou
    Written on August 2, 2018
    "My friends use this dice whenever we play betting games. "

Summary

Best What are the best Chinese games
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1MahjongOther 12 Free
2Chinese CheckersOther 9 Free
3XiangqiOther 9 Free
4TangramOther 7 Free
5GoOther 5 Free
6DiaboloOther 4 Free
7Bamboo-copterOther 2 Free
8Hoo Hey HowOther 1 Free
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