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Ultimate Tic-Tac-Toe

Try ultimate tic-tac-toe — nine games at once.

Ben Orlin of Math with Bad Drawings says:

Once at a picnic, I saw mathematicians crowding around the last game I would have expected: Tic-tac-toe.

As you may have discovered yourself, tic-tac-toe is terminally dull. There's no room for creativity or insight. Good players always tie. [...]

But the mathematicians at the picnic played a more sophisticated version.

link: Ultimate Tic-Tac-Toe

**related: Challenge a computer to rock-paper-scissors

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