Medieval - The Historic Games Shop

Welcome to the Medieval section of The Historic Games Shop. We hope you'll enjoy looking at the games, and, if you'd like to know more about them, you might like to visit our YouTube channel, where you can watch two video introductions to board games of the period; one covering the 11th to 13th centuries and the other the 14th and 15th century. Or watch the videos below!

 

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Our own design, based on incomplete decks of some of the earliest playing cards
A curiosity from Alfonso X's Book of Games
£ 20.00
The medieval ancestor of draughts
Games collection with Nine Men's Morris, C15th playing cards and dice games from the fifteenth century
Common design of dice from the Tudor period onwards
Painted oak board with beechwood pieces
Quarter-sawn oak chess board
Quarter-sawn oak chess board
The earliest style of chess pieces, based on the medieval Indian army
Oak board with ceramic playing pieces
Common design of dice from the Tudor period onwards
£ 10.00
A game popular from the fourteenth century onwards which pits one fox against a gaggle of geese
Large oak board with ceramic playing pieces
Oak board with ceramic playing pieces
Historic reproduction chess board
Historic reproduction chess board
Historic reproduction chess board
A deceptively simple medieval strategic game which became popular during the Napoleonic Wars
£ 12.00
A 9 x 9 version of this excellent Viking strategy game
A fifteenth century gambling game for any number of players
Oak board with box and yew inlay
Three wooden dice with rules to the medieval dice games of Alfonso the Wise
Three bone dice with rules to the medieval dice games of Alfonso the Wise
£ 3.00
Late medieval historical mathematical game; great for maths geeks
£ 5.00
The ancestor of Noughts and Crosses
A game which has stood the test of time - popular from Roman times to the present day
Oak board with ceramic playing pieces
Varying sizes of oak board with ceramic playing pieces
Oak board with ceramic playing pieces
The 9 x 9 version of tafl, common in Viking contexts; with C18th rules recorded by Carl Linneaus
The 11 x 11 variant of Hnefatafl, recorded in a sixteenth century Welsh manuscript
From the Ars oratoria, Ars epistolandi, Ars memorativa, published in Venice in 1482
Three wooden dice with rules to the popular historic dice game of Hazard
Three solid-pip bone dice with rules to the popular historic dice game of Hazard
Inspired by a gameboard from the Mary Rose
The oldest known three-in-a-row game
Our leather version of the game - available for a limited time only
Oak board with ceramic playing pieces
Common design of dice from the Tudor period onwards
One of our best-selling combinations at a special price

You might also like to look at The Defence of Pictland or War in the Welsh Marches from our Play with History! range