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Hnefatafl / Viking Chess - Wood

Hnefatafl / Viking Chess - Wood



Hnefatafl - Tafl Viking Chess Set | Wood Board, Wood Playing Pieces

Easy to learn and fun to play! Each game typically takes between 5-20 minutes.

Tafl (Old Norse: Table / Board) games were extremely popular with Vikings. There were numerous variants, however "Hnefatafl" became the preferred option in Scandinavia by the end of the Viking age. Hnefatafl playing pieces have been found in numerous Viking burials.

Set includes:
A printed set of rules
37 engraved wood playing pieces (24 attackers, 12 defenders and 1 king)

Board Options: An engraved solid wood playing board 11.625" x 11.625" (29.5cm x 29.5cm).  Available as flat or (deluxe) raised option.

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