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by Hagbard
Sun Sep 30, 2012 3:32 pm
Forum: Rules
Topic: General rules
Replies: 36
Views: 17601

making a tafl set

skallatorc wrote: https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B38L8niITTw3M0NvNURvQlVVR0U Over the the week I have had my heathen brother out from Nebraska and having the opportunity to get some in person Tafl in was something I was NOT going to pass on. Earlier I hit the dollar store and picked up three doll...
by Hagbard
Tue Sep 25, 2012 9:45 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Re: Gaming activity
Replies: 39
Views: 13517

Game length and activity

Game length. The Fetlar Hnefatafl Championship tournament 2012 is completed! 156 games were done by 13 participants from 8 countries on 3 continents. Congratulations to Tim Millar for the win! There were 82 white wins, 66 black wins and 8 draws; a fine balance with a slight overweight to white. The...
by Hagbard
Tue Sep 25, 2012 5:30 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: World Tafl Federation
Replies: 70
Views: 16011

Re: Poll: to decide on the name for our group.

barba wrote:

World Tafl Federation sounds cool.
by Hagbard
Fri Sep 21, 2012 9:27 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Hnefatafl poem
Replies: 8
Views: 3058

Re: Hnefatafl poem

The rules in verse. Brilliant!
by Hagbard
Thu Sep 20, 2012 5:59 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Hnefatafl poem
Replies: 8
Views: 3058

Hnefatafl poem

Chuck ward wrote: HNEFATAFL ------------------ Attackers surround the Defenders of King's Throne They circle him, his army and all he does own The King must flee to one of the corners four Once he leave the Throne it is the King's no more Any may pass his vacant seat but the throne is the King's ev...
by Hagbard
Tue Sep 11, 2012 9:38 am
Forum: Rules
Topic: Copenhagen Hnefatafl
Replies: 151
Views: 42303

Re: Copenhagen Hnefatafl

Forbidden squares now participate in shieldwall capture.
by Hagbard
Tue Sep 11, 2012 9:37 am
Forum: Rules
Topic: Copenhagen Hnefatafl
Replies: 151
Views: 42303

Re: Images for boards

skallatorc wrote:Here is the .rar files, let my know if they work or need resized.
Thanks a lot - the pieces are now used in the Copenhagen variant.
by Hagbard
Sat Sep 08, 2012 4:33 pm
Forum: Rules
Topic: Copenhagen Hnefatafl
Replies: 151
Views: 42303

Re: Copenhagen Hnefatafl

The German page with the shieldwall rule explicitely says "if several taflstones with the same colour stand side by side on the edge of the taflboard and one opposing taflman is placed in front of each of them, it is possible to capture the complete row at once by flanking the opposing taflstones. I...
by Hagbard
Sat Sep 08, 2012 10:27 am
Forum: Other
Topic: World Tafl Federation
Replies: 70
Views: 16011

Re: World Tafl Federation

I suggest that all who support this Hnefatafl society send an email to crust alias Millar and inform about their email address or other contact information. A meeting place like this one in virtual space is efficient, but it's not sufficient in the long run to only know each other's identities as a ...
by Hagbard
Sat Sep 01, 2012 11:16 pm
Forum: Rules
Topic: Copenhagen Hnefatafl
Replies: 151
Views: 42303

Re: Images for boards

skallatorc wrote:I'd like to offer them here if they can be put to use.
crust wrote:The shields are a really good idea. Especially if you're playing Copenhagen rules, with the extra "shieldwall" rule!
I also think the shields would be well suited for the Copenhagen variant, if the pixel size of the images fits the squares.