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www.barnesandnoble.com/w/toys-games-marbles-hnefatafl-viking-chess/31327773

Jun 12, 2017 ... Hnefatafl (pronounced "nef-ah-tah-fel") is a two-player strategy game with two objectives: the Attackers are trying to capture the King while the Vikings need to get their King to safety. As in many of their historic battles, the Vikings are surrounded and outnumbered. But with cunning and daring moves, these ...

www.britishmuseumshoponline.org/chess-sets+games/the-viking-game-hnefatafl-/invt/cmcn457280

A Viking board game known as Hnefatafl, presented in a burgundy gift box.

www.fetlar.org/hnefatafl-world-championship

The game of Hnefatafl is well over 1600 years old and was played in much of North-West Europe up until the time of the first crusade.

www.reddit.com/r/Hnefatafl

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hnefatafl. Tafl games are a family of ancient Germanic and Celtic strategy board games played on a checkered or latticed board with two armies of uneven numbers, representing variants of an early Scandinavian board game called tafl or hnefatafl in contemporary literature. created by [deleted]a ...

www.treheima.ca/viking/tafl.htm

Tafl (table) became hnefatafl (king's table) later in the Viking period as it became necessary to differentiate it from the many other games including chess (skaktafl), and backgammon (kvatrutafl) coming into play throughout the Norse world Translators often assign an incorrect game when faced with the task of having to  ...

irminfolk.com/hnefatafl-a-viking-era-board-game

Mar 29, 2017 ... Hnefatafl (pronounced neff-e-tah-ful) is a Chess-like board game once considered to be the most respected intellectual pursuit among Norse nobles. Hnefatafl was considered lost to history for almost a millennium, the only artefacts of its existence being game boards discovered at excavations, and in ...

github.com/rameshvarun/Hnefatafl

README.md. Hnefatafl. Overview; Programming Patterns. Retrolambda; Stream API Backport; Other. Packages; Assets Used. Overview. Hnefatafl is a family of 2- player Viking board games, where one player tries to guide a King to a refugee square, while attackers try to prevent this. Right now, we're implementing the ...

puzzling.stackexchange.com/questions/44139/hnefatafl-a-lost-art

Hnefatafl (Ner-far-taff-all) is a Tafl Game, though it is a lost art in the modern day. The aim of the game is either to capture the king, or get the king to a corner depending on which side you are playing on. It is played on an 11 x 11 board: Board. Although this and the layout are the only rules that has survived ...

www.irt.org/games/js/hnefat/instruct.htm

Hnefatafl ("the king game") is an ancient boardgame played by the Vikings to pass the time on their ocean voyages. It was probably derived from a Roman game with similiar rules and was later adopted by the Saxons. A number of different boards have been found in Viking burial mounds and there was some variations in ...