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The Secrets of Dominoes, or A Domino Game Data Model

Board games like dominoes are still very popular. Let’s take a look at dominoes from a data modeling point of view.The game of dominoes has been around for hundreds of years, and it’s played all over the world. As you might expect, this means a lot of variations in play! In this article, we’re going to examine a data model that could support the most common variants – draw and block. The basics of these two variants are almost the same; there’s just slight differences in rules. Dominoes can be played by two or more players, so our data model will support multiple players.