A Beginner’s Guide to Dominoes


The game of dominoes is played with tiles that are placed on the edge of the table before the players begin. This allows players to see their own tiles, but not the value of the other players’ tiles. The player with the heaviest hand is the first player, and typically has the first tile on the table, which is the double-six tile.


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The origins of domino are unclear, but there are several possible theories. The game was first recorded in the early eighteenth century in Italy, and by the mid-18th century, the game had spread to southern Germany and Austria. Eventually, it reached France and became a popular game. In 1771, the word domino was first recorded in a French dictionary, the Dictionnaire de Trevoux. In earlier times, the word domino had two meanings. The original meaning of the word was a long-hooded cape worn by priests. However, the French word was used for other purposes. The domino was also used to describe crude woodcuts printed on paper that peasants were known to make.


The game of domino involves teams of two or more players. The main objective of the game is to create enclosed spaces, called ‘cells’, on which one or more dominoes can be placed. A single point is scored for each cell created. The rules of dominoes differ in different variants, but the basic game requires only two players.

The basic game involves two players laying down a set of double-six tiles and extending them. The winner is the player who has more pip positions on their opponent’s tiles than they have.


There are many variations of the classic game of domino. The most basic version involves two players who take turns drawing seven tiles from a stock. Each player places one of his tiles on an opponent’s tile and scores points for that tile. Some variations are multicolored or use a spinner tile. Others use a single color domino with branching possible.

Most variations begin with a single tile, but some allow doubles on the opposite side of the line or on the player’s hand, or even blocking a line of play. These rules may vary depending on the game, but the basic concept is the same: the player with the most matches wins.


Spinners in domino are a variation of the traditional game, and are played with a special set of double-nine dominoes, which contain extra wild dominoes. The objective of the game is to collect all of the spinners on your board before your opponent does, and to get the lowest score possible. Whether you’ve played the game before or are completely new to the game, it’s important to know how to play Spinners.

There are several ways to score with spinners. You can lead with the highest double, or you can lead with the lowest. You can also lead with a spinner tile. You may want to cover the double with additional tiles until the double is covered, or you may choose to cover it only once.

Chinese dominoes

Chinese dominoes have been played for centuries. European travelers during the Renaissance cited references to dominoes, and the game is still popular in some Asian nations today. According to Qu You, a Chinese historian who lived from 1347 to 1433, dominoes were invented between 1119 and 1125. Xie Zhaozhe (1567-1624), a Chinese writer, also mentions the origin of the domino game in 1112. Regardless of the source, it is evident that dominoes have been in use long before the early 15th century.

Chinese domino tiles can vary in size, but most tiles are approximately one-inch wide and 2.5 inches long. Unlike Western dominoes, these tiles do not have a spinner, a metal pin that is inserted through the middle. This can make stacking the Chinese dominoes more difficult. In addition, Chinese domino games require players to draw tiles from a line of stacked tiles. The height of the stacked tiles will vary depending on the game. Furthermore, Chinese domino tiles do not feature a central dividing line between the two spotted values.