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So i've recently remembered a game I played years ago, but can't remember the name and so can't beging to find it.
I've no idea if it was an actual boardgame or just that I just played it on a computer but here goes:
It was played on a chess/checkers board.
Each player takes turns placing a circular disk piece onto any square.
Once a piece is placed on a square, that square belongs to whoever placed it.
Then, you keep filling your square up to 5.
As soon as a square has 5 pieces 4 are moved to the surrounding squares in a cross pattern.
Eventually, as the board fills up, an 'exploding' square can lead to a chain reaction colouring many squares into your/your opponent's colour even if they were the opposite.
Obviously the goal is to make your opponent run out of peices.