Backgammon Flash Cards for Android and iOS.
Updated with all the Opening Replies!
Boot Camp: Extended available now!
(Check out the live demo)
FlashBack helps you absorb essential backgammon information, regardless of your skill level:
- Beginners: Learn the right plays for all Opening Rolls.
- Intermediates: Learn to count and evaluate Races.
- Intermediates: Learn the Opening Rolls at different scores.
- Intermediates: Learn Two and Three-Checker Bearoff Cube Actions.
- Experts: Learn the Match Equity Table and calculate Dead-Cube and Live-Cube Take Points.
- Experts: Learn all the Opening Replies for money and at score (requires in-app purchase).
- Experts: Learn all the crucial reference positions in Trice's Backgammon Boot Camp.
- More decks coming soon!
FlashBack presents flashcards according to an optimized learning algorithm. Each card shows a question. Tap on the question to see the answer. Choose Hard, So-So, or Easy to rate the card. In Train-mode, cards marked as hard will be shown more often than cards marked as easy.
- Save positions to Favorites for easy review.
- Multiple board themes
- Adjustable animation speed
- Error-size color-coding.
- Day / Night themes
- Practice pip-counting with Show/Hide pips
- Tap on a play to see it demonstrated on the board
- Swap position to view Cube Action from Doubler's or Taker's perspective
- Hints! Backgammon theory organized by topic.
- Learning Algorithm customizes your experience to your needs
Powered by PhoneGap, jQuery Mobile, and bgLog, the backgammon graphics engine.
Questions? Comments? Try our Forums!
FlashBack is free!
Demo not working as expected? Try adjusting your browser settings to accept cookies and local storage. For best results, switch to Chrome. Or, just get the app -- it's free!