hist-games: "Seven-sided Backgammon" reconstruction now up
tierna at agora.rdrop.com
Wed May 1 15:10:10 PDT 2002
> A seven-sided die is easy. Take a d8 from a D&D set and mark the eighth
> side "Roll Again". :D Admittedly, it's a quick and dirty solution,
> actually making the period die is the more elegant one.
I'd be intersted in the construction of these 7-sided dice. I have a set
of commercial 7-siders which are a pentagon on two sides and more or less
square on the other five. Terribly irregular, but they do the job.
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