Chinese Checkers was introduced to the U.S. in 1928 and was surprisingly based on an old German game. It was renamed Chinese Checkers to latch onto Americans growing interest at the time in oriental culture. With this deluxe set, you will have everything you need to play this timeless competitive game. Suitable for ages 8 and up, all you need is 2-6 people to get this game of Chinese Checkers started. If you like chess, cribbage, and other classic competitions, you are sure to enjoy this time-tested game. You can rely on these wooden pegs to stand the test of time. With 60 red, green, pink, yellow, blue, and orange pegs included to play this classic game, the smooth texture and patent shine are surely something to brag about. Take your Chinese Checkers with you anywhere- to family game night or to a dinner party with friends. This gorgeous wooden case with cover will protect your pieces, all while looking pristine. Chinese Checkers is all about moving your pegs into the destination triangle across from you, while preventing others from doing the same. Move all 10 of your colored pegs into the triangle, and you win! Grab your friends, kids, or neighbors to play this classic game of Chinese Checkers.