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[sumserum.git] / README.md
1 ### About Sum Serum
2
3 Sum Serum is an independent and unauthorized browser implementation of
4 the very nice board game [**Sim
5 Serim**](http://www.spiel-und-design.eu/index.php?seite=shop&kategorie=tabuluna&gruppe=1&Nr=0040)
6 by Heinrich Glumpler. You can find [English
7 rules](http://boardgamegeek.com/filepage/39765/sim-serim-english-rules)
8 on [BoardGameGeek](http://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/30046/sim-serim).
9
10 This implementation lets you play locally, with two player on one
11 machine (make sure you do not let your opponent see what button you
12 press), or via the internet. In that case, just press “Play online” and
13 share the shown URL with your friend.
14
15 Sum Serum was implemented by [Joachim
16 Breitner](http://www.joachim-breitner.de/) and is Free Software. Feel
17 free to look [at the code](http://git.nomeata.de/?p=sumserum.git) or
18 [report a problem or a
19 pull-request](https://github.com/nomeata/sumserum/issues). It builds on
20 HTML5, Canvas, node.js and SockJS and is currently hosted by
21 [OpenShift](https://www.openshift.com/).