The game of backgammon is one that will come as a set, usually not that expensive, but if you really want to enjoy the game of backgammon you will need backgammon supplies that are more to your personal liking, and more to fit your gaming needs.
Some of the various types of backgammon supplies out there include:
A flat surface – a table where you can enjoy the backgammon game without the interference of others. Some people enjoy a sturdy card table but there are many types of octagon tables, which make you feel as if you are really focused on the game, and that the backgammon game is the center of attention.
A board – while you can purchase the simple board game with complete supplies, customizing your experience is one well worth while. A large board one that shows points and rules, or such has become all the rage as backgammon players want to see more and experience more during their playing time.
Dice cups – you do have choices in the cups you use during your game. From dice cups that have the backgammon look, to the cups that are personalized or that have the unique feel and look of the casino, backgammon dice cups are a growing gift for gamers. Leather, plastic or glass cups are available for the backgammon dice throwers.
Backgammon checkers – the checkers or pieces that are used by those who love the game of backgammon can be large, small, glass, gold or colored. The world of backgammon is one that can personalized for your gaming experience and if you want to truly customize your backgammon game, find a type of backgammon checker that fits your own personality for a great time.
Dice – all types of dice are out in the world for backgammon use. From the casino style flashy dice, to the plastic, gold, weighted, or fancy dice you can choose from, there is sure to be a type of dice out there for everyone. Personalize your game of backgammon by using a dice that excites you and that makes you want to roll more often!
For all occasions, from birthdays to holidays, backgammon gifts, and accessories make wonderful gifts. Gifts for the gamer include all those that are listed above, but in addition, you might want to check out carrying case leather or hardbound for those special gifts you want to give. Backgammon games make a great gift for anyone because this is such a special game that everyone of all ages can play.