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- Connect Four is a vertical game of tic-tac-toe, but with a twist - you have to get four in a row
- The first player to get four checkers lined up in a row in any direction--horizontal, vertical, or diagonal--wins the game
- Game includes: grid, two end supports, 21 black checkers and 21 red checkers
- This game is centuries old
- For 2 Players
- Captain James Cook used to play it with his fellow officers on his long voyages, and so it has also been called "Captain's Mistress"
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The vertical four-in-a-row checkers game!
Connect Four is like vertical tic-tac-toe. Unlike tic-tac-toe, however (as the name suggests), you must get four checkers in a row. One player has red checkers; the other has black checkers. To play, alternate turns at dropping one of checkers down a slot at the top of the upright grid. The first player to get four checkers lined up in a row in any direction--horizontal, vertical, or diagonal--wins the game. --Alison GolderSee all Product description
Legal Disclaimer*PLEASE NOTE* THIS IS THE NEWEST/UPDATED CONNECT 4 BOX NOT THE OLD BOX DESIGN. PLEASE SEE OUR PICTURE IT IS WITH THE RED AND YELLOW OPPONENTS COLORS, NOT RED AND BLACK.
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|Item Dimensions||10.5 x 2 x 10.6 in||10.51 x 2.13 x 10.51 in||10.51 x 1.61 x 10.98 in||10.5 x 2.12 x 10.5 in||10.51 x 2.16 x 10.51 in||1.4 x 8.5 x 7.5 in|
|Item Weight||1.18 lbs||—||1 lb||1.3 lbs||1.3 lbs||0.55 lb|
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The game is a great classic, easy enough that anyone can learn in minutes but difficult enough for somewhat complex strategies. Also if you don't pay careful attention someone can beat you by accident.
The only problem I have with the game is it's construction. When I was younger the one we had was made of much heavier plastic. The game also had a swing arm at the bottom that swung out to let the checkers out. This game has a plastic oval at the bottom, believe me it's a nice touch because it keeps the checkers in but the problem is that it's cheap thin plastic. The stand is also made of three pieces rather than one so it keeps falling apart, I'd consider gluing it together but then it wouldn't fit into the box.
This game is a great addition to your collection if you have childern, it doesn't have much potential as an adult game but that's not what it's meant for. If you can find one of the older versions at a garage sale or a thrift store though buy that one instead.
One complaint, when you attach the round base it looks as if you can easily fold it under the board to put it back in the box. This is not the case, you simply have to detach it and reattach the next time you play. But other than that, no complaints here.
This is a toy that allows children to think, plan and create a strategy in a high touch way (as compared to high tech)
Dr. John Hogan CHA CHE CHO