Who invented the game Parcheesi?

Answer The board game Parcheesi was first copyrighted in the U.S. by E.G. Selchow & Company in 1869; Hasbro, Inc. owns the license in 2010. Parcheesi is based on an ancient Indian game of chance and skill... Read More »

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When was Parcheesi invented?

Parcheesi is based on an Indian game called Pachisi, which may have been invented in the fourth century. Parcheesi was first copyrighted in 1869, by E.G. Selchow & Co., and in 1874 by the E.G. Selc... Read More »

What year did Parcheesi come out?

Stories of Parcheesi's origins conflict, but 1869 is the year generally recognized as when E.G. Selchow & Co. of New York City copyrighted the game and began producing it. Parcheesi remained with t... Read More »

Who makes Parcheesi?

Two companies make Parcheesi as of April 2010. Winning Moves makes the classic, "retro" edition. Milton Bradley, wholly owned by Hasbro, makes newer editions. Selchow & Righter also used to make a... Read More »

How to Make a Parcheesi Board?

The goal of Parcheesi is to move each of your four pegs around the rectangular spaces of the game board and into their Home space. You can make your own Parcheesi board to use when you play the gam... Read More »