Top 10 games facts Selected as the most interesting among games related questions in Games quiz What was the tarot deck used for during the Middle Ages?Entertainment games. Tarot deck was used from the 15th century in various parts of Europe to play a group of entertainment card games. It was adopted by mystics and occultists much later, at the end of the 18th century.Created by: Kasiaculture facts » What is the sum of the opposite sides of a dice?7. It's 1+6, 2+5 and 3+4Created by: Kasiamathematics facts » What is the sum of all the numbers on the roulette wheel?666. This fact contributed to the naming of the game as "game of Satan", since 666 it is called the number of the beast by the Book of Revelation.Created by: smyrunumbers facts » Which American entrepreneur and businessman developed the principles of modern bridge in 1925?Harold Vanderbilt. Harold Stirling Vanderbilt was an American railroad executive, a champion yachtsman, an innovator and champion player of contract bridge. He came from a famous family of entrepreneurs, and was also an avid sailor, winning the Regatta of the America Cup three times.Created by: Tschuka card games facts » Who invented basketball?A Canadian. The basketball game was created in 1891 by James Naismith, a physical education professor at the Springfield College. His aim was to keep his gym class active on a rainy day. He wrote the basic rules and nailed a peach basket onto a 10-foot (3.05 m) elevated track (see original photo). Basketball was originally played with a soccer ball.Created by: globalquiz.orgsport of North America facts » What happens if a chess player wants to promote his pawn to a queen (after reaching the eighth rank), but his queen is still on the chessboard?He may use any item as the extra queen. Since the queen is the most powerful piece, the vast majority of promotions in practical play are to a queen. If the queen is not available, the official rules are that the player should stop the game clock and summon the arbiter for the correct piece. In casual play, an upside-down rook may be used to designate a queen. Some finer sets do include an extra queen of each color.Created by: globalquiz.orgchess facts » Where did chess originate from?India. Chess is believed to have originated in India. The game was reported in 6th century as a gift of Indian raja to Persian shah Khosrau I Anushiruwān. Original Indian chaturanga was a base of local chatrang, and after Arab conquest of Persian empire it was brought by them to Europe, where it evolved into current form.Created by: smyrusport facts » In which sport the final match result may be 10 - 1?Basketball. In American Football can't get single point. In Bech Volleyball and Table Tennis play to definite amount of points. (21 & 11)Created by: lukasz Polandauthor: lukasz Poland facts » In what country was the game "Tropico 5" banned?In Thailand. The game mechanics include selecting the best political system for the player's country. The game was banned in Thailand by the National Council for Peace and Order. The country's military junta government said that the game's storyline "might affect peace and order in the country." Created by: MilosTwineSoutheast Asia facts » Which of these isn't a type of poker?Plafond. The most popular type of poker is of course Texas Hold'em. Plafond on the other hand is an early 20th century variant of bridge. Contract bridge, the most popular form of brigde today, was based on Plafond.Created by: Ninjaipoker facts » Play games quiz and see all the questions.