Games and Gambling
Games of skill and chance as enjoyed throughout the Middle Ages
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-01-12 11:42
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2005-01-07 13:51
Chivalry sports has medieval and Renaissance costumes, accessories, armor, swords and other weapons, as well as games, gifts and collectibles.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2005-01-07 13:43
Fettered Cock Pewters sells pewter items, belts and belt fittings, games, fine jewelry in silver and gold, furniture, household goods, dress accessories and more!
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2005-01-07 12:42
Lady Pegleg's Gifts and Crafts offers period game boards and pieces, wood furniture, and ornamental wood carvings (mostly with a Celtic theme).
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-01-06 15:53
The Scottish Urban Archaeological Trust has evidence that noisy toys may date back to the Bronze Age.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-12-13 18:00
Iranian archaeologists have discovered a 5,000-year-old backgammon set, thought to be the world's oldest, making the country the "cradle of board games."
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2004-11-17 10:54
How many of us medieval enthusiasts owe our fascination with the Middle Ages to role-playing fantasy games played as a child? Peter Bebergal, writing for the Boston Globe, celebrates D&D's 30 year anniversary.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-11-11 20:23
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-11-05 14:32
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-10-03 15:31
Herr Wilhelm von Düsseldorf, autocrat for Old Buzzard Inn, reports on the festivities at this year's event.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-09-10 08:49
Submitted by Aoife on Fri, 2003-03-07 15:31
This week, Aiofe offers a bonus list of entertainments for indoors and outdoors.