Archive - May 3, 2012

St. Johns skeletons prove to be Vikings

In 2008, 37 skeletons were discovered buried at St John's College in Oxford, England. Once believed to have been victoms of the 1002 St Brice's Day Massacre, the remains are now believed to be Viking raiders.

[DRA] Drachenwald's 20th Anniversary

Come and celebrate Midsummer Coronation and our Kingdom's 20th anniversary in comfort and style at the wonderful Ludwigstein Castle in Witzenhausen near the city of Göttingen, Germany.

[MER] Spring Crown List

The Shire of Vulpine Reach is proud to host TRM Ailgheanan and Amber as they call forth the warriors of our kingdom in glorious combat to determine the right and suitable Heirs to the throne of Meridies at Spring Crown List 2012!

[MER] Lusty Month of May

I, your Not-So-Humble Event Stewardess, Baroness Sibella, and Baroness Leda the Oft-Sidekick, WENT TO ENGLAND IN JANUARY to visit the Field of Cloth of Gold at Hampton Court Palace JUST for all of you! Yes, really! We did it for research just for Lusty!

Ceidhle, a report by Deke, the Fierce Hound Hunter of Calontir

Deke, Fierce Hound Hunter of Horrible Flying Flies (with the help of Jenna of Southwind Hall), gives a dogs-eye-view on Ceidhle, an event which took place April 21, 2012 in the Shire of Dun Ard.

[WES] Fettburg Baronial Championship

Come join us for the Championship tournament of the Great Barony of Fettburg. Both Heavy, Rapier, Archery and SIEGE COOKING contestants are invited to compete for the title of champion of Fettburg.

12th century Persian poem receives modern artistic treatment

The Conference of the Birds, an epic Persian poem written by Farid ud-Din Attar in the 1100s, is being published as an artistic version of a graphic novel. The poem was adapted by Czech illustrator Peter Sis.

[EAS] Northern Region Rapier Champion

The title is up for grabs, the baldric is waiting to be claimed, gather your weapons and present yourself on the fencing field for a chance to be named "The Northern Region Rapier Champion". 

[MID] MidrealmCoronation

The Barony of Sternfeld Invites you to The Coronation of Their Royal Highnesses Savaric de Pardieu & Julianna de Pardieu and Grand Pageant

Estrella War Lost and Found

Lady Bethia Somers, Acting Kingdom Sheriff, Kingdom of Atenveldt, has announced that she has inventoried and posted photos of lost and found items from Estrella 2012.