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  3. Rules for "Left The Game"?

Hi, I played a game and during the opening my opponent did not move for a couple of minutes and a banner came up that stated my opponent had "Left The Game", so I clicked on the Win button.

How long does a player have to move before this happens?

Thank you,


You have as much time as you want to move, however when you close the tab or leave the game, then after a while your opponent can claim victory. But if you stay on the game tab, you'll be fine... Unless you lose your internet connection...

ok thx