Chinese Checkers is a board game for 2, 3, 4 or 6 players. Fun and simple game for when friends or family come together. The game originated in Germany named "Sternhalma". Be the to first to race all of your pieces across the hexagram-shaped board into the corner of the star opposite your starting corner by using single-step moves or jumping over other pieces. Game board is 18 inches in diameter with large spacing between marbles making it easy to pick and move them when it's your turn. Bottom of board has non-scuff pads to protect furniture. Stained nutmeg brown and hand painted. Everything you need to begin play as soon as it arrives. Includes: * 18 in. dia. game board * 60 marbles (10 of each color) * Velvet storage pouch... attached by eye hook (removable if desired) * Rules of Chinese Checkers A beautiful long lasting gift that can be passed down. .