Connect 4 is a two player connection game first released in 1974. It also goes under the names Four Up, Four In A Line, Find Four, Fourplay, Plot Four and Captain’s Mistress. Over the years many variations of the game have been released, however the game play remains exactly the same.
Players take turns dropping their coloured discs into a 6 by 7 suspended grid. The pieces falls straight down, occupying the next available space within the column. The aim of the game is to be the first to get 4 of their coloured discs in row.
Players take turn dropping their coloured discs into the suspended grind. A player wins when they get 4 discs in a row either horizontally, diagonally or vertically.
Connect 4 Variations
A number of variations of the game exist, this includes simple stuff like larger grids, to complete rule changes.