flyordie banner

FlyOrDie Backgammon Review

In the world of online backgammon, FlyOrDie is an interesting option with several assets. Let’s find out why you should give FlyOrDie Backgammon a try or not.


Presentation of FlyOrDie Backgammon

FlyOrDie like many other websites doesn’t only focus on backgammon. You will find many other games like blackjack, domino, gin rummy and many more. That means that many players are connected every day on the platform. Usually, around 500 of them are waiting for you to join the party. You can sign up or play as a guest, but you won’t have access to all the features if you don’t take the subscription, which is $2,08 per month. If you stay in the free mode you won’t be able to change the setting of the game, like the number of point, for example. The tournaments are also only available for the players with a subscription. We notice that you can play a match for 10 or 20 points when usually backgammon matches are only played until an odd number of points (9,17, 21). This detail makes us question the knowledge of the creators of the game about backgammon.

This is the big downside of Flyordie backgammon, because apart from that the platform is quite pleasant with nice graphics and interface.

The virtual board itself is nicely done, but we regret that  there is no proper bar in the middle. The absence of the bar creates some confusion when you move the checkers around. Another con is that the board cannot be put on full-screen and the ratio on the window could be improved. 


Our opinion on FlyOrDie backgammon

Flyordie backgammon is a decent platform if you want to play many other games than backgammon and if you are ready to pay the $2,08 monthly subscription. If you are not willing to pay, we recommend you to go find another, totally free, online backgammon website. The reason is simply that you are too limited in your options if you stay on the free version of the software. Have a look in all our other reviews to find the online backgammon platform of your dream.

FlyOrDie

Free but limited
6.3

Ease of use

7.0/10

Design

5.0/10

Ranking

5.0/10

Device availability

8.0/10

Pros

  • - No registration needed
  • - Available on desktop and mobile
  • - Leaderboard available

Cons

  • - Free to play but limited
  • - Impossible to play for money
  • - Tournament available only with subscription

About the Author: David Ridel

My name is David, I have been passionate about Backgammon for many years now. I play actively live and online to perfect my knowledge and become a backgammon master. It’s a long and difficult process, but I am determined to progress and I hope we will help each other on this website.

7 Comments

    1. Hi, I am glad to hear you like the content you find on backgammon-rules.com. Thanks for your support. May the dice be with you!

  1. I blog quite often and I genuinely thank you for your information.
    This great article has truly peaked my interest. I am going to book mark your blog
    and keep checking for new information about once per week.

  2. Wonderful goods from you, man. I really like what you’re saying and the way in which you say it. You make it enjoyable and I can not wait to read much more from you.
    This is really a wonderful site.

  3. This is really interesting, You are a very skilled blogger.

    I’ve joined your rss feed and look forward to seeking more of your wonderful post.
    Also, I have shared your web site in my social networks!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Share via
Copy link