Browsing the "Games" Tag

Medieval chess pieces found in England

November 19th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Two medieval chess pieces carved from antler have been found in the East Midlands of England. “They provide us with


Bronze age game pieces found in Turkey

August 27th, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists believe they have unearthed the world’s oldest yet-found gaming pieces in a Bronze Age burial in Turkey. Small carved


The history of board games

December 7th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

Discovery News has posted an interesting article about the history of board games. The study, published in the journal Antiquity,



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