Game Rules

How do I play Lord of the Board?
Lord of the Board is an online Backgammon game. The goal is to advance through the game by unlocking new rooms and leveling up as you play.  As you make pro...
Tue, 17 May, 2022 at 9:24 AM
Game outcomes:
There are 3 possible game outcomes: Regular - When you win a game and your opponent has borne off at least one checker, it is considered a regular win, a...
Tue, 17 May, 2022 at 9:29 AM
How do I start a game?
Lord of the Board is free-to-play. You can start playing immediately by clicking on one of the unlocked table triangles in-game. As you make progress you w...
Tue, 17 May, 2022 at 9:33 AM
What is a table's maximum bet?
A Table’s Maximum Bet is the maximum number of coins a player can win in a game. It is determined by the game's stake value and the number of doubles a...
Tue, 17 May, 2022 at 9:34 AM
How can I earn coins?
There are several ways to earn coins on Lord of the Board: Win a game Ask your friends to send you Free Coins Collect your bonus every 4 hours S...
Tue, 17 May, 2022 at 9:37 AM
What are Experience Points (XP)?
For every game you play, you get XP (Experience Points). The number of XP points you’ve accumulated determines your level in the game. You can gain XP by p...
Tue, 17 May, 2022 at 9:38 AM
How are Experience Points (XP) and Level calculated?
Performing certain game actions will give you XP points, which help you level up.  For example: accepting a double request from your opponent.   Most XP is ...
Tue, 17 May, 2022 at 9:40 AM
How can I unlock new tables?
You will unlock tables and tournaments once you reach their required level. The level requirement can be found on each table’s triangle in the lobby.
Tue, 17 May, 2022 at 9:41 AM
Why does my checker move automatically?
Checkers will move automatically when there is only a single valid move that can be done to proceed.
Tue, 17 May, 2022 at 9:44 AM
How do I move checkers by the lower-value die?
If you wish to move a checker by the lower-value die, drag it to a valid point.
Tue, 17 May, 2022 at 9:46 AM