Video Album

One or more downloadable video(s) for online viewing

Voice of America features Pennsic War video footage

The Voice of America's TV bureau was on hand to chronicle Pennsic 38, with over three minutes of excellent video in a feature story that has been posted on YouTube.

Res Ducis training videos on YouTube

Duke Gaston, of the Res Ducis, challenges other Dukes of the SCA to post training videos on YouTube. To take part in the challenge, Dukes must "post at least one video per month for 12 consecutive months starting in August."

Quant la Doulce Jouvencelle called a "magnifique interpretation"

Posted on YouTube is a video clip of the medieval music duo performing Quant la doulce jouvencelle. The performance is in French.

Archers shoot from Wexford battlements

Cetach Fitzgibbon of the Kingdom of AEthelmearc has posted a series of videos from the Regional Archery muster at the Castle in Wexford, Pennsylvania. The castle featured in the videos is the home of Baron Byron and Baroness Ariella.

Video of Oertha's Summer 2009 Coronet on YouTube

Baron Khevron has posted video from the recent Summer 2009 Coronet in the Principality of Oertha (Kingdom of the West) on YouTube. Georg of Glacier's Edge was the victor of the tournament.

Pennsic "Battle of Helm's Deep" video on YouTube

RenegadePaladin has uploaded a series of videos of the Pennsic XXXVIII Helm's Deep Battle, featuring combat archers, on YouTube.

Viking video available on Hulu

A 40-minute film: Vikings: Journey to New Worlds is available for free download on the video website Hulu.

Battlefield vigiling of Kaylah the Cheerful of Ealdormere

On August 3, 2009 Their Majesties of Ealdormere placed Kaylah the Cheerful on vigil to contemplate elevation to the Order of the Chivalry. The vigiling took place on the battlefield at Pennsic XXXVIII. Eyrny captured the moment on video.

Northshield's song of battle at Pennsic XXXVIII

As the warriors of Northshield prepared for battle at Pennsic 38, Lord Svein Tunheim offered a battle song. The moment was captured on video and is available on YouTube.

TV sitcom scores with "Medieval Fight Club"

The ABC sitcom Better Off Ted, which focuses on regular guy who works for company with questionable ethics, combines Fight Club with a fictional living history group for an episode entitled "You Are the Boss of Me."

Pictures and video from Warriors and Warlords XVI

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva reports that she has posted photos and video from the recent Warriors and Warlords XVI in the Kingdom of Northshield.

Calontir Summer 2009 Crown Lyst photos and video online

SÃaghdha mac Roberd reports that he has created an album of photos from the July 11, 2009 Crown Lyst in the Kingdom of Calontir.

Brampton Roman artifacts to be displayed for the first time

An amazing collection of Roman artifacts discovered 50 years ago near Brampton, England, is scheduled to go on display for the first time in late 2009. (video)

Chaps on bikes jousting with umbrellas? Only in London!

A group of British chaps hold a yearly -- and quite unusual -- Olympiad for the athletically-challenged and alcohol-enhanced. (video)

Northshield bardic videos online

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva reports that she has posted on YouTube several videos taken at Northshield event.

Dinner at Olde Hansa

Planning a visit to Estonia? You might want to stop by for dinner at Olde hansa, a medieval-themed restaurant "established to honour the Hanseatic League and our forefathers and foremothers." (video)

Uprising XXIII photos and video online

Darius, Web Master for the Kingdom of Artemisia, reports that he has created an album of photos from the recent Uprising XXIII in the Kingdom of Artemisia.

Barony of Stromgard demo featured in video

Television station KGW was on hand to videograph members of the Barony of Stromgard as they played musical instruments, repaired armor, and fought tournament combat.

SCA fighting discussed on Tuscaloosa News video

Karl Hamner discusses the SCA in a video produced by Tuscaloosa (Alabama) News. The short film includes a description of armored combat in the Society. (photo)

Local currency vs. the coin of the realm

How did the modern currency system develop? Ann Althouse of the University of Wisconsin Law School and Douglas Rushkoff, author of Life Inc., discuss the medieval origins of money in a short video from The New York Times.

How to cook a porpoise

Richard II's recipe for cooking a porpoise is now available online. The recipe is included in a new digitized version of The Forme of Cury, the 15th century text long used by historians to re-create medieval recipes. (video)

Ealdormere Spring 2009 Crown Tourney video on YouTube

Richard reports that a series of videos, taken by Lady Yvette at the Spring 2009 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Ealdormere, are now available to view on YouTube.

A film from Down Under

Digger, from the Kingdom of Lochac, has produced a short film describing activities in the SCA, and posted it on YouTube. The video, Knght Shots, talks about heavy combat, but also other activities such as weaving and cooking.

AEthelmearc Spring 2009 Crown Tourney final on YouTube

Olafr has posted a video shot by Lord Tigernach MacCathail of the final bout of the Spring 2009 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc. The video is posted on YouTube.

Melee in Russia

Video clips of several battles of a live-steel re-enactment group from Russia have been posted on YouTube. The clips depict armored combatants and combat archers taking part in a melee battle.

East Kingdom Spring 2009 Crown Tourney photos and video online

Two albums of photos of the Spring 2009 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the East taken by Cateline and Molly are now available to view online. Video of the event shot by Nest verch Tangwiste is also available.

Return to the past: 1982

Step back in the past - both medievally and in SCA years - with a short YouTube video originally broadcast by WTVC Chattanooga.

Pictures from Jararvellir's May Day and Crown Tournament

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva, Chronicler of the Kingdom of Northshield, shares memories and photos from the recent Crown Tournament and May Day in Jararvellir.

Knighting of Sir Jost von Luck video online

Master Godfrey von Rheinfels has posted a 9-minute video chronicling the knighting ceremony of Sir Jost von Luck which took place recently in the Kingdom of Atenveldt.

"History Comes to Life" at Border Downs fighter practice

News reporter Drew Sandholm of KSFY Action News in Sioux Falls, South Dakota went "inside the underground world of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., where people escape by dressing up and fighting Medieval-style."