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Terra Teutonica 1360-1440

Terra Teutonica 1360-1440

Dablot prejjesne, for short called "dablo", is a game of capture.  Thirty pieces on one side are a king, prince and 28 warriors, while the other side has a landlord, his son and 28 tenant farmers.  Despite their names the sides are equal.  Pieces move to the next point along a marked line, and capture by jumping over enemies.  But in this game, no piece may capture a higher class piece of the enemy.

Dablot prejjesne, for short called "dablo", is a game of capture. Thirty pieces on one side are a king, prince and 28 warriors, while the other side has a landlord, his son and 28 tenant farmers. Despite their names the sides are equal. Pieces move to the next point along a marked line, and capture by jumping over enemies. But in this game, no piece may capture a higher class piece of the enemy.

Ajedrez de las cuatro estaciones del año.

Four Seasons Chess is an early attempt to configure chess for four players. This beautiful illustration comes from the century Book of Games, commissioned by Alfonso the Wise of Castile. Visit the site to find out how to play the game.

Handcrafted game of Alquerque from 1283. This is a wood board game with wood…

Handcrafted game of Alquerque from This is a wood board game with wood playing pieces. The rules date back to 1283 Alfonso X manuscript