Games and Gambling
Games of skill and chance as enjoyed throughout the Middle Ages
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2011-09-06 07:17
Sports enthusiasts flocked to London to cheer for the latest specticle of athletic prowess recently when the Museum of London hosted a face off between Londinium and Camulodunum - their gladiators, that is. The competition took place at the city's Guildhall, site of the Roman amphitheatre. (photo)
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2011-09-05 18:53
Celebrate the last harvest of the season and the coming of the dark times! The hobgoblins will be about making merry with the traditions of the season.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-09-02 15:32
Come and Play with us over Labor Day weekend in Woodland at the Yolo county fairgrounds.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-09-01 18:39
What happens when a gang of medieval LARPers summon a demon from hell? A comedy/horror film entitled Knights of Badassdom, that's what. View the trailer online. (PG-13)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-09-01 12:17
The walls of Caerlaverock Castle near Dumfries, Scotland rang with the sound of sword on shield recently when Historic Scotland presented Medieval Mayhem. A slideshow of photos by Gareth Easton is available from the BBC.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2011-08-31 10:49
Conde Fernando Rodriguez de Falcon of the Kingdom of Calontir relates a tale from Pennsic War XL involving the Crowns of Calontir and Northshield, a game of Angry Birds Badminton, beer, bacon, and a bottle of Boone's Farm Fuzzy Navel.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2011-08-28 20:22
Stirling, Scotland is gearing up to commemorate the 700th anniversary of the Battle of Bannockburn, which saw Robert the Bruce's victory over the English on 24 June 1314.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2011-08-28 10:02
Mark your calendars for Sept. 3rd and please join us at the Baronial Championships in the Barony of Fenix (Cincinnati, OH area). Gaming, A&S, Archery, Heavy Weapons, Rapier, Market, Potluck Feast!
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2011-08-27 23:22
The Barony of Bryn Madoc invites you to join us for the The Coronation of Kenneth and Sabine, September 9-11, 2011
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2011-08-27 17:36
The Shire of SilverKeep is hosting a regional fighter practice on September 11, 2011, at the Bozeman Pond from 9am to 7pm.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2011-08-27 15:16
Unser Hafen Yule Fair 4 pm to 11 pm Friday December 2, 2011. A fair for holiday /12th night shopping and baronial yule party!!
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2011-08-27 15:11
The Barony of Unser Hafen invites the people of the Outlands to Peacock Reverie; A Newcomer Event. Games, tournaments and classes are planned for the day, including a classes taught by Their Majesties! This is a day of celebration to welcome new players to the Society, Kingdom and Barony.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2011-08-27 14:58
Let it be known that in January AS XLVI the most precious Crown of Lochac shall pass from the noble brow of our beloved King and Queen into the care of those who by right of arms, beauty and grace have proven themselves worthy successors and undoubted heirs to the thrones of our great Kingdom.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2011-08-27 13:54
It is once again time to cast aside those diets for a day, and come to enjoy the wondrous deliciousness that is CHOCOLATE at the College of Brymstonne's annual Chocolate Revel!!
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-08-26 14:17
It is my esteemed pleasure to invite you all to attend the Greatest event of this year. We are hosting our annual Gimli Event name Dark Age Saga or The Luta Saga September 2-5, 2011.
Submitted by odan on Thu, 2011-08-25 14:00
This shoppe has a large variety of gifts. From jewlery, rune sets, carvings, and chess sets, all hand made, to collectible figurines, blades and more. SCA merchanting, Rennfair merchanting and a retail store.
Submitted by Sabine Berard on Wed, 2011-08-17 14:32
A 12th or 13th century chess piece has been found in Iceland. The piece is carved from herringbone and looks similar to the Lewis Chessmen.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2011-08-16 17:30
Consider the result of a mashup of Pennsic merchants, Costume Con, and thousands of gamers of all kinds, and you will imagine Role Play Convention 2011, held this year in Germany. Video in German on YouTube.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-07-21 18:23
The Shire of Cúm an Iolair welcomes you to Feast of Eagles July 23, 2011
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-07-21 18:12
Come one and all to Brueghel Fair September 23 - 25 September in the Shire of Polderslot!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-07-21 16:58
Venice. A city that evokes a rich tapestry of romance, good food, festive music, and deep international intrigue...
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-07-21 16:49
Come join us for a weekend full of Heavy and Rapier Fighting, Archery, Thrown Weapons, A&S Competition, Hound Coursing, Gaming, Artisan’s Row, Classes and a Feast
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2011-07-13 15:23
Their Majesties Marc and Patricia of the West, and Their Excellencies Otto and Katherine of the Far West, cordially bid all gentles throughout Their lands welcome to the Feast of St. Augustine event, to be held on Battle Rock (Okinawa, Japan) this third weekend of August.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-07-08 18:35
On Saturday, July 9, 2011, the Canton of Bryniau Tywynnog is hosting Middle Ages on the Green.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-07-08 17:27
Pageantry in the Park will take all the best attributes of the romantic "High Middle Ages"; heraldic display, period clothing and accouterments, and chivalric comportment, and combine them with the fun of a simple "picnic in the park".
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-07-01 23:52
The Centurions of Legio XIII Senex Crepitus report that the second invasion of Gaul will take place August 11, 2011 at Pennsic XL.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-06-30 15:17
The Shire of Aventiure, Canton in the Barony of Knight´s Crossing, invites You to Brot,Wurst und Spiele IV. Attend this Weekend with Games and Fights and bring in all Your skills to support Your team!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-06-30 14:47
Join us as the Marche of Norborough presents: Push for Pennsic, a South Oaken Pennsic War Practice July 8-10, 2011 at Miami County Fairgrounds
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-06-24 18:05
Please join us in celebrating the reign of King Skeggi and Queen Taisiia and the coronation of their successors Crown Prince Thorin and Crown Princess Dagmaer.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-06-24 16:40
In 2012, England will celebrate hosting the Olympic Games, but the year will also include a huge celebration of the works of William Shakespeare. Vanessa Thorpe of the Guardian offers a rundown of cultural events involving Shakespeare.