Mancala is one of the oldest board games around. It is usually played by two players with small stones, beans, and even seeds. A version of it existed in Ancient Egypt. The game has a board with a series of small holes in two rows with a larger home pit each at end. Players will have to redistribute the stones in the holes to capture the most pieces. Thanks to these Mancala iPhone apps, you can play this game on-the-go:
Oware Master: this Mancala iOS game teaches you how to play the game step by step. You will be able to play online against other players all over the world. The AI has 5 difficulty levels. You can change the viewing angle by dragging 2 fingers.
Mancala: a Kalah game for iPhone that challenges you to move marbles from bottom holes. Your aim is to have the most marbles in the home hole when the game ends.
Mancala Online: this game lets you play Mancala with friend online or offline. There are also 3 computer opponents to choose from. It doesn’t require a login for you to get started.
Casual Mancala: this game has 5 difficulty levels for you to choose from. It highlights cups to help you find the best moves. It has a 2-player mode and offline play support.
Mancala Fantasy: another gorgeous app that lets you play a game of Mancala against friends. You can simply use Game Center to join random matches.
Stay tuned as we will cover more Mancala games here in the future.