eBay
  • Daily Deals
  • Sell
  • Customer Support

Bidding has ended on this item.

 
Ships to:
Worldwide
Delivery:
 
Ships to:
Worldwide

Details about  Flying Chess Aeroplane Chess Board Game Montessori Kid Children Education Learn

Flying Chess Aeroplane Chess Board Game Montessori Kid Children Education Learn See original listing
Flying-Chess-Aeroplane-Chess-Board-Game-Montessori-Kid-Children-Education-Learn
Item Ended
Item condition:
--not specified
Ended:
Jan 12, 2012 07:23:14 PST
Starting bid:
US $7.00
0 bids ]
Shipping:
FREE Economy Shipping | See details
See details about international shipping here.  help icon for Shipping - opens a layer
Item location:
default, default, Hong Kong

Description

eBay item number:
330667382327
Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing.

Flying Chess

also called Aeroplane Chess, Family Board Game, 飞行棋, 飛行棋

Equipment includes:

  • A specialized game board (~ 16.5 inches x 15.5 inches)
  • 4 sets of 4 similar coloured airplane pieces, typically red, yellow, blue and green.
  • A 6-sided die
  • A plastic box packing (~ 4 inches x 2.5 inches x 1 inch)

DESCRIPTION:

Aeroplane Chess

(simplified Chinese: 飞行棋; traditional Chinese: 飛行棋, literally Flying Chess) is a board game very similar to Ludo, being played by secondary students alike. One major difference to Ludo's board is that in Aeroplane Chess, there exists a danger space in the home zone that the player sitting opposite can pass by in order to send back any pieces back to the airplane hangar. Another major difference to Ludo's board is that in Aeroplane Chess, the outside spaces are filled with the 4 colours that correspond to the 4 players' colours, in a sequence. When a player's piece moves onto a space of his own colour, the piece can be moved to the next space of the same colour.

* small, portable & fun with friends !

Basic game rules:

  • 2 to 4 players, taking turns to throw the die. The player with the largest number starts to play first, and the rest of the players sit according to the left of him/her.
  • When it is the player's turn, throw the die. If the die shows an even number, the player can move one of his airplane piece to the starting point. Pieces at the starting point and in the playing field may be moved upon all the die's rolled value.
  • When a 6 is rolled, the player may, after finishing the movement of pieces, throw the die another time. However, if 6 is rolled three times in a row (including the first 6), all pieces moved by the previous two 6s are moved back to the hangar, and the current 6 is not used to move pieces too.
  • Pieces of the same colour may be stacked together, but whether or not they can fly together, depends on the house rules agreed upon by all the players.
  • If a piece is moved to a space of its own colour (with the exception of the final space just before entering the home zone), it is jumped four spaces in front to the next space of its own colour.
  • If a piece is moved to a space of its own colour that indicates an arrow, the piece is moved along the arrow to its destination. It is also moved four spaces in front to the next space of its own colour, as per the previous jumping rule; if the piece is moved to the arrow space as a result of the previous jumping rule, then there is no need to move four spaces after the piece is moved along the arrow to its destination.
  • If a player's piece is moved to a space containing an opposing player's piece, the opposing player's piece is moved back to the hangar and to be started from there again. Note: If the number of the player's pieces is less than the number of opposing player's pieces on a space, then the opposing players' pieces remain on the space and the player's piece moves towards until in front of the opposing player's pieces and then moves backwards. If the number is the same or more, the opposing player's pieces are moved back to the hangar.
  • When pieces move to a turning arrow of their own colour, they are close to the final destination. They next move towards the centre of the board within the home zone.
  • Pieces not able to rest in the final space are required to backtrack as per the die's value if it is too big.
  • If a player's pieces are resting on the home zone's space that has a dotted line across it, they are at risk of being sent back to the hangar if the opposing player's piece manage to fly across the space via their arrow.
  • Once a piece reaches the final space exactly, it is moved back to the hangar, but with its side overturned, to indicate that it has completed its journey.
  • The fastest player to have all his four pieces finishing their journey is the winner. If ranking is required for the remaining players, then the next player to have their four pieces finishing their journey are the runners-up, and so on.

References:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aeroplane_Chess

About Us

What everyone should know about me

We are new store here in eBay. We need your support and we do our best to delivery you the best product at the reasonable price with good service. Any questions regarding of our products or other concerns, we will answer through email shortly. Please give us a chance to serve you ! We will do our best !

Payment
We accept PayPal payment.

Shipping

- Your item(s) will be shipped within 2-3 business days after the payment is confirmed.

- Please make sure your mailing address is correct.

Terms and conditions

By Bidding on the item, the bidder agrees:

- Please make the payment within 7 days after winning the auction. Item will be relisted if seller does not receive payment within this time.

- Returns without Original box will NOT be accept. Buyer pays return shipping cost.

- If an item is received damage, the seller must be notified within 2 business days of this damage. 5%-15% restocking fee will be charged if item is NOT defective or damaged.

Questions and answers about this item

No questions or answers have been posted about this item.




Place bid

Time left:
Current bid:
(Approximately ##1##)
Shipping:
Import charges:
Your max bid:
Your max bid:
By clicking Confirm bid, you commit to buy this item from the seller if you are the winning bidder.
By clicking Confirm bid, you are committing to buy this item from the seller if you are the winning bidder and have read and agree to the Global Shipping Program terms and conditions - opens in a new window or tab. Import charges previously quoted are subject to change if you increase you maximum bid amount.
Cancel
Loading...
Resume bidding, if the page does not update immediately.
Place bid
Review and confirm your bid
Bid confirmation
d
h
m
s
day
hour
hours
FREE shipping
See item description
(Approximately ##1##)
(Enter ##1## or more)
(Enter more than ##1##)
Your max bid:
Increase max bid
Place bid
Confirm bid
Increase max bid
Cancel
Change bid
Close
, you've been outbid. Don't let it get away - bid again!
, you're the highest bidder on this item. Hope you win it!
, you're the first bidder. Hope you win!
, you're currently the high bidder, but you're close to getting outbid.
, this auction is almost over and you're currently the high bidder.
, you're the high bidder, but the reserve price hasn't been met.
Please enter your bid again.
Please enter a valid number as the bid price.
Enter an amount that is equal or greater than the minimum bid required. This can be found under the bid entry box.
Maximum bids can't be lowered once they're submitted.
This seller requires the buyer to have a PayPal account to purchase this item. Get a PayPal account here .
Your bid is greater than or equal to the Buy It Now price. We recommend you purchase this item via Buy It Now. If you still wish to bid, you may do so below.
Time left:
Current bid:
(approximately ##1##)
Your maximum bid:
(approximately ##1##)
Increase your maximum bid:
By clicking 1 Click Bid, you commit to buy this item from the seller if you're the winning bidder. Learn moreabout 1-click bid - opens in a new window or tab
day
hour
min
sec
days
hours
mins
secs
(approximately ##1##)
Winning bid:
Starting bid:
Close
Congrats! The auction has ended and you're the winner.
The auction has ended, but the reserve price was not met.
Sorry, the auction has ended and you were outbid.
Good news, you're the high bidder.
Sorry, you've been outbid.
You're the high bidder, but the reserve price is not met.
Please enter a higher amount than the current bid.
Maximum bids cannot be lowered once submitted.
Please enter a valid number.