See Our Mancala / Oware African Board Games
Real African Hand-Carved Board Games
Mancala (also known as Oware) is a popular “sowing” or “count-and-capture” game that originated on the continent of Africa. Played around the world, the game is fun and easy to learn, yet challenging enough to keep the best board game pros engaged. In keeping with the ancient tradition, Africa Heartwood Project offers these board games in styles and designs from Africa. Each board games is hand-carved and assembled in Africa by cultural artisans who receive a liveable wage for their skilled work. Check out our five great options. Makes a great gift!