Articles and Rules

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Articles

A Brief Timeline of the Medieval Playing Card
compiled by THLaird Colyne Stewart.

Games Galore: An Overview of Period Games,
by THL Raffe Scholemaystre

Games (in Italy)
by Signora Giata Maddalena Alberti

Gaming and the Italian Salone
by Signora Giata Maddalena Alberti

Give it a Hurl: The Sport of Hurling
by THLaird Colyne Stewart.
by Ragnarr Kennari.
by THLaird Colyne Stewart.

Italian Renaissance Games – Gioci
by Signora Giata Maddalena Alberti
by THLaird Colyne Stewart.
by Lady Qadanchin Bayar.


Rules (Period Games): Dice Games


by THLaird Colyne Stewart

Rules (Period Games): Card Games

Bassetta
by Signora Giata Maddalena Alberti

Bone-ace

the variant played in Ealdormere, by THLaird Colyne Stewart.

Maw

Mitigati
a card game, rules compiled by Master Rufus of Stamford.

One & Thirty

Piquet

Primero
by Jeff A. Suzuki

Ruff and Honors

Scartino
by Signora Giata Maddalena Alberti

Rules (Period Games): Outdoor Games

Bowles

Gameball
by Dagonell the Juggler

Kingibats

Rules (Period Games): Table Games

Alquerques
by THLaird Colyne Stewart

Asalto
by Robert Liao, et al.

Chess: Rules of Medieval Chess

Dogs and Jackals
by Catherine Soubeyrand

Fanorona

Four Seasons Chess
by Hans Bodlaender

Fox and Geese
by THLaird Colyne Stewart

Game of the Goose

Game of the Goose
by Signora Giata Maddalena Alberti

Go
by Lord Magnus Strykewind

Hound and Hare
by THLaird Colyne Stewart

Latrunculi

Ming Mang

Monk and Water
by M. Winther

Nine Man Morris
by THLaird Colyne Stewart

Senet
by Catherine Soubeyrand

Ur
by Catherine Soubeyrand

Wari
by John P. Pratt

Rules (Period-like Games)
by THLaird Colyne Stewart

Rules (SCA Games)

Cloak and Drag,
a childrens' game by Lord Brian Goodheart

Gladiator,
a childrens' game by Lord Brian Goodheart

Hunter's Cloak,
a children's game by Lord Brian Goodheart

Norman on the Hill,
a childrens' game by Lord Brian Goodheart

Rules for Playing Garwolf
a card game invented by Guild member TLaird Colyne Stewart.