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Hnefatafl - the Strategic Board Game of the Vikings A game information page
. Detailed rules and history of a Chess-like game played for 100's of years in Northern Europe.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Charles Gilman wrote on 2004-08-18 UTCGood ★★★★
Hnefatafl pieces have been found in two places associated with Lewis Carroll: jet ones in Warrington, place of his birth and childhood, and bone ones in Oxfordshire, where he spent his working life.