Hi readers. There’s been a bit of a vacation going on here, but the world of Quoridor is buzzing. We’ve got some new posts in the works here and the WQO November Tournament has moved into its semifinal round. Stay tuned for more great strategy and keep checking in for new and analysis about the…

Quoridor Questions – Wall Counting Continues

I posted my original question about possible wall positions on MathSE and someone answered right away. I’m going to try and explain the method used to answer my question with a few pictures. First, to restate the original question. I asked how many possible ways there are to put the 20 walls on the Quoridor board.…

WQO November Tournament Starts

The inaugural WQO tournament beings today. Check the main tournament page for brackets and updates. This is the first tournament for WQO, which is planning a series of tournaments leading up to crowning a world champion in the first quarter of next year. Good luck players!

World Quoridor Organization is launched

The World Quoridor Organization recently launched. What does this mean for you? Competitive Quoridor now has an organization promoting the growth of the game and fostering a community dedicated to playing Quoridor seriously. Check out the website and be sure to sign up for their inaugural tournament this November.    

Quoridor Questions – The Reed Opening

If you check out the Quoridor Wikipedia page you will see 3 openings listed: And if you scour the records, like some crazy people like to do, you can see that Wikipedia user Pgpatron added the information for the first of these openings, the Reed Opening, back on 12 October 2007. Who is Pgpatron? He’s…