Boardgame, a strategic game, the battle between Touareg tribes for supremacy over the Sahara with camels and gold and silver pieces and with a unique turn system. On the gameboard a new desert landsacape is formed with every new game by laying out of 49 landscape cards and settlements.
Tarqui has been marketed under licence by Jumbo throughout Europe since 1988. In that year the game was included in the (German) for the election of the Spiel des Jahres. In 1999 a special numbered reissue of 10,000 copies was published by Jumbo on the occasion of the millenium.