The game aims to rescue an old fun, save it from extinction, connecting past and present by design. The game Bolitas proposes a rereading of the game of marbles in the era of information technology in the midst of 3D games, virtual reality and other "paraphernalia" that fascinate more and more children, youth and adults and make it appear unthinkable the world of entertainment without electronic intermediation.
It is a game of tactile interaction, which is based on an ancient form of play. The game features simple rules, easy and with variations for each game. It is also a busy and fast paced game, factors that sparked the interest of children, and encourage interactivity and sociability.
The suitable age range is 5 to 10 years. At this age children have great interest in games that involve competition and develop their motor skills.
The game Bolitas provides children with various forms of fit and composition, can be mounted in any room in the house. When not in use can serve as a bench or even as a table for use in other activities. It can also be used to decorate children's environments.
The raw material used in the manufacture of the base is rubber EVA (Ethyl Vinyl Acetate) colored and textured silicone film (anti-fire). Because it is a lightweight material can be easily transported and assembled by children.
As the ways to play marbles, the game Bolitas has two modes:Holes: four parts are used with the holes. Players (2-4) play their balls through the first hole. Those who stay closer to her, start the game. From there through the whole "circuit", ie put your ball on each hole. after that, you can shoot the ball from opponents, or hit the ball with his opponent's, eliminating it from the game. If you miss the hole or the ball of the adversary, "loses time." And so on ...Hexagon: In this mode, you use the piece as a target area (red). Are placed inside of this piece, balls belonging to the players. From there, players take turns hitting the balls into the part of the target, until there are no more balls to be hit. Wins the largest number of balls or balls until the end of the opponents.
Other forms of play can be created as a child's imagination.
The name "bolita" refers to how the marbles are called in the state of Rio Grande do Sul in southern Brazil.