THE GAME OF TESSERA - Lusternia Online Help

17.4.8 THE GAME OF TESSERA

Tessera is a game you can play against any of Lusternia's denizens, even against Trader Bob! It can also be played player-against-player.

The game is played on a vertical board with 7 columns and rows. The rules are very simple. Players take turns dropping tiles at the top of a column. The tile falls to the bottom. The first player to get four of his tiles in a row wins. This can be vertically, horizontally, or diagonally.
 
To play, you must have a Tessera board.
 
The game's syntax are as follows:
 
TESSERA PLAY AGAINST <player | denizen> AS PLAYER <number> ON <board>
Begins a new game. You can play against another player or against the sentient denizens of Lusternia. You will find that some denizens are better players than others.
 
TESSERA GAMES
Presents a summary of all games at the current location.
 
TESSERA <board> VIEW
Lets you view the board.
 
TESSERA <board> MOVE <column>
If it is your turn, drops one of your tiles in the specified column.
 
TESSERA <board> CONCEDE
Concedes victory to your opponent.

If you own a tessera board, you can TOUCH it to have it return to your inventory.