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Hoyle Official Book of Games Volume 2

Hoyle Official Book of Games Volume 2
Hoyle Official Book of Games Volume 2

Floppy (3.5")1



Release Date: 1/1/1990
Manufacturer: Sierra
Hoyle's Official Book of Games is a series of three games produced by Sierra Entertainment. Volume 1, released in 1989, featured multi-player card games. Volume 2, released in 1990, featured 28 varieties of Solitaire. Volume 3, released in 1992, featured board games.

Hoyle's Official Book of Games: Volume 3 was the third volume in Sierra On-Line's series of computer games based on the officially licensed Hoyle rules and trademark. Unlike the two previous game, this one was made with Sierra's new improved VGA engine, and focused on board games, where the previous entries in the series had featured card games.

Games featured were Backgammon, Checkers, Dominoes, Yacht (a takeoff on Yahtzee), Pachisi, and Snakes and Ladders.

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