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Ancient Viking board games

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Ancient Viking board games
« on: October 06, 2019, 09:20:41 PM »
A bit of historic curiosity.  This is an apparently popular game that had religious overtones.
https://getpocket.com/explore/item/the-board-game-at-the-heart-of-viking-culture?utm_source=pocket-newtab

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Re: Ancient Viking board games
« Reply #1 on: October 06, 2019, 10:12:11 PM »
I wonder how many other old games we have lost over the centuries?
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Re: Ancient Viking board games
« Reply #2 on: October 08, 2019, 12:35:24 AM »
That's so cool 8)
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Re: Ancient Viking board games
« Reply #3 on: October 08, 2019, 03:17:11 AM »
It's possible to play to this game on Internet.

To play alone against bots and with others players : http://beta.playtaflonline.com/
A website to play against others players : http://aagenielsen.dk/hnefatafl_online

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Re: Ancient Viking board games
« Reply #4 on: October 08, 2019, 07:06:58 PM »
It's possible to play to this game on Internet.

To play alone against bots and with others players : http://beta.playtaflonline.com/
A website to play against others players : http://aagenielsen.dk/hnefatafl_online

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I lose myself infused in something more than what they've seen
I'm not a slave to greed
I don't embrace your make believe
I've never been for sale no matter what they think I need