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LATimes.com is the best place to play backgammon online, for free. This game is popular around the world for its unique board-play, which requires highly-developed patience, skill and tactics. If you are just starting to master backgammon, it may take you a while to become an expert, but you will never regret the time you invest.
On the Los Angeles Times website, you can play against either a computer opponent to practice your tactics, or other human players from all over the world. You can also invite a friend to play against you in multiplayer backgammon.
Play backgammon online from your PC, tablet or smartphone on our site.
Do not worry if you are going to play a computer version of backgammon for the first time or if you do not remember the rules. The How To section is there to remind you how to play.