Games and Gambling
Games of skill and chance as enjoyed throughout the Middle Ages
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-03-08 14:58
Come one, come all ~ witness the thrilling rapier battles of the notorious Vitalian Brotherhood, as they desperately defend their territory against the invading Teutonic Knights! There will be a GRAND PRIZE to the victor! The last standing fighter, be he or she Brotherhood or Teutonic Knight!
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2013-03-04 21:18
Craig Wood stars as The Games Maestro (The GM) in an online, musical series following the adventures of a D&D dungeon-master. The hilarious series has now been funded. The pilot is online, with future episodes coming soon.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-03-01 13:57
Mermaids of the Mediterranean & Northshield Eastern Regional War Practice: The Boys are Back in Town! May 31st to June 2nd, 2013
Submitted by Alys Katharine on Wed, 2013-02-27 09:13
A stash of "street toys", dated from 1570-1630, was unearthed in an old stairwell of the Market Harborough parish church, England.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-02-07 18:38
Gulf Coast Renaissance Faire, 3603 Mobile Highway, Pensacola, Florida 32505 . Mobile phone (850) 572-1407- office (850) 429-8462-Fax (850) 470-0012 GCRENFAIRE @ AOL.COM
Submitted by Aodh Ó Siadhail on Tue, 2013-02-05 12:31
The Shire of Dun in Mara, in the Principality of Insulae Draconis, presents the Festival of Fools, an event dedicated to foolery and topsy-turvy arrangements, games and gambols, featuring a Lenten/Carnival Feast (with the special Sinners Option!).
ASPIRE Centre, Clara House, Clara, Co. Offaly
18:00 22 March 2013 until 16:00 24 March 2013
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2013-01-19 17:24
The College of St Aldhelm invites the populace of the Kingdom of Lochac to join us at our annual Newcomers' Feast and Tourney, welcoming new members to our College. To give them a taste of some of the activities on offer in the SCA, the event will include fencing, heavy fighting, dancing, singing, board games and a play, in addition to the feast itself.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2013-01-19 16:43
Lava Trolls and, their cousins, Rock Trolls have been sighted in the hills of Klakavirki. He fears his wooden peasants will not be enough to stop their advance. He calls for aid to divert the trolls attention from himself and his wooden subjects. Mostly himself. He promises rewards to all those that aid him and his wooden peasants in fending of those stinking trolls.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2012-12-29 20:16
On January 19th, 2013 the Barony of Fontaine dans Sable will be hosting our annual Twelfth Night Celebration and WAR Practice!!! Please join us for a full day of fun and feasting!
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2012-12-29 19:17
Once again the venerable Baronies of Skraeling Althing and Septentria are joining forces to celebrate 12th Night with the help of Ealdormere's newest Shire, Bastille du Lac.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2012-12-18 20:21
A complete set of silver playng cards, created in Germany in 1616, was acquired through auction in 2010 by entrepreneur Selim Zilkha. Legend tells that the set was owned by a Portuguese princess who fled Napoleon in 1807. (photos)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2012-12-13 18:36
Join us in the beautiful grounds of a grand house for a day of games and fighting. Depending on numbers there will be Heavy and Rapier Tourney and the possibility of some Archery as well.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2012-12-13 18:25
Join Rivenvale for our annual Winter Revel at the beautiful Pioneer Pavilion!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2012-12-13 16:02
Light a candle and greet the new calendar as we host the 30th Anniversary of this wondorous event here in our Shire. Indoor combat aplenty will decide the new champions for the year ahead in both the armored and rapier arenas. We will also have a new Bardic champion chosen during dinner.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2012-12-12 18:35
To inaugurate our exiting new partnership with Christ Episc.Church in Warren, Rivenvale will be hosting a monthly Fight Frolic and Food Night, every 3d Monday of each month 6-9pm , this months date is Dec 17, 2013.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2012-12-12 17:40
Once again, the Shadow Legion hosts it's own Sci-Fi/SCA/con in Grey Niche (Memphis, TN.) It will be held from January 4-6, 2013 at the lovely Airport Conference Hotel near the corner of I-40 and I-55.
There will be Gaming! There will be a Masquarade! There will be panels, Movies, Anime, and more! Fencing! Fighting! Food! More Gaming!!
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2012-12-10 17:09
The Canton of Canton of Bryniau Twynnog invites you to Wassail on Saturday, December 15, 2012 at St. Agatha Community Centre (1793 Erb’s Road, St Agatha ON).
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2012-12-01 16:51
The right noble lord Baron and the trusty lady Baroness of the Ancient lands of Knights Crossing have declared that their subjects, noble in their demeanour, should learn the ancient art of dance, that they may better grace their court with knowledge of this gentler art. To this effect, they have hired sundry dance masters from lands far and wide to come and provide instruction.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2012-12-01 16:27
Once we invited you to Dante’s Inferno - now we invite you to heaven! Valhalla, a place of legend, a place where only the best fighters unite with Odin to prepare for Ragnarok. Join the Barony of Twin Moons in celebration on Saturday, December 8th, 2012 from 10 am to 5 pm at Chuparosa Park, 2400 S. Dobson Road, Chandler, AZ, 85244.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2012-12-01 15:48
Welcome, one and all to our Annual Celebration of Midwinter Solstice and Yule!! Join us for a day of warmth and merrymaking as we fend off the terrible cold outside.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2012-11-30 19:50
With winters coming, the nights have gotten longer and colder. Come it in this warm place and rest. Close your eyes and image a gathering of friends and family listening to music and watching others dance, while others are having a good time with period games.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2012-11-26 15:24
Game creator Gregor Vuga reports that he is developing a roleplaying game focusing on the lives of Icelandic settlers in the 10th century CE. Sagas of the Icelanders is an independent endeavor funded by private contributions. A short video explains the project.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2012-11-17 20:28
Please come and join the Barony of Caer Mear on December 15, 2012 for our Yule celebration. There will be dancing, musicians, games and much fun!
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2012-11-17 20:18
Come join us and start the year in Tudor fashion. This year Caerthe's premiere event will highlight the court of Henry VIII, but you will be able to come and enjoy all the aspects of Caerthe's 12th Night that you have come to love over the years, including merchants, friends, entertainment and the usual feast.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2012-11-17 18:34
Fortuna is roaming Carnival in search of her champion. Join us for a weekend of game playing and revelry to see if she favors you!
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2012-11-12 18:54
Over forty years ago, a little ivory cube was discovered in Frocester near Stroud, England. The cube was soon identified as a Roman die, and now, a mystery surrounding it has been solved: The game piece was crafted from elephant ivory. (photo)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2012-11-08 19:40
When the days become longer, when the nights are getting cold, when even the King may take a rest from his journey, it is all about having a good feast and to enjoy some games. As there is winter and summer, day and night, light and darkness, there will two groups of people competing, symbolized by the colours of the King’s game: black and white.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2012-10-26 18:50
The Barony of Iron Mountain invites you to join us in an exotic voyage as we travel to distant lands to enjoy the customs of the trip and the destinations! We will travel the unpredictable waters and throw out our anchor in hopes to learn art & culture from all over the world. And possibly run into a few sea monsters.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2012-10-26 18:35
The Shire of Midhaven has had a plentiful harvest and we invite you to share of it at our Harvest Feast on Saturday, November 17, 2012.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2012-10-26 18:14
Tavern Tourney / A DAY IN VALHALLA December 8, 2012. Site: Chuparosa Park, 2400 S. Dobson Rd., Chandler, AZ, 85244 which is on Dobson, south of Germann.