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The game Rock-Paper-Scissors, or rochambo, likely originated in Japan and China around 206-220 BC, but the exact origin is unclear.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rock%E2%80%93paper%E2%80%93scissors

Kitsune-ken, unlike mushi-ken or rock–paper–scissors, is played ... the modern version of rock–paper–scissors derives from directly.

www.ponderweasel.com/who-invented-rock-paper-scissors

It's a playful children's hand game that has transcended generations and it goes by many names: Roshambo or Rochambeau, ick-ack-ock (UK), and yes, ...

www.thrillist.com/culture/the-history-of-rock-paper-scissors-rock-paper-scissor-strategy-how-to-win-at-rps

May 29, 2015 ... Ever since I can remember, I've always been a rock, paper, scissors sucker. ... admits the exact origins are obscure, but acknowledges a similar ...

teachinghistory.org/history-content/ask-a-historian/23932

Is the Rochambeau game (rock-paper-scissors) named after the French ..... The Straight Dope ("What's the origin of 'Rock, Paper, Scissors'?" July 10, 2001).

www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2015/12/how-rock-paper-scissors-went-viral/418455

Dec 23, 2015 ... A Cultural History of Rock-Paper-Scissors. How the ancient game went from playground decision-maker to an Internet phenomenon.

mentalfloss.com/article/80201/why-do-people-call-rock-paper-scissors-roshambo

May 18, 2016 ... In some circles, the decisive game of Rock, Paper, Scissors goes by another ... Ben Zimmer to dive into the origins of the moniker "roshambo.".

www.straightdope.com/columns/read/1936/whats-the-origin-of-rock-paper-scissors

Jul 10, 2001 ... Well, Scott, you might think that "Rock, Paper, Scissors" is just a kid's ... the exact time and place when the game was invented are unknown.

www.quora.com/What-is-the-origin-of-Rock-Paper-Scissors

Dec 14, 2015 ... The game's origin is said to be in China during the Han Dynasty (a little before 200 BCE). It spread to Japan where it was popular throughout ...

www.tofugu.com/japan/janken

Jul 6, 2012 ... But you might not know how big rock, paper, scissors is in Japan. ... invented a robot that beats humans every time in rock, paper, scissors.