Ludo is a simplified version of the Ancient Indian game of Pachisi and was introduced into the UK in the last 1800s. The game can be played by 2 to 4 players. They each have 4 pieces or 'men'. Each piece enters the board with the roll of a 1 or 6. When you land on an occupied space your opponents are sent back to the start. The board is sturdy thick card and folds in half to store, opened size is 32.5cms square.