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Other Checkers Versions

GameColony.com presents the most popular Anglo-American vesrion of checkers (or draughts) -- you can play it here.  You can read about the rules of Anglo-American checkers here.

Other popular version of checkers include German or Russian checkers (also called 'Damki'). There are 2 main differences with Anglo-American version : (1) in German or Russian checkers the kings can jump over multiple squares and (2) in German or Russian checkers the ordinary men can capture backwards.

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