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The set for hnefatafl boardgame

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Project by Bagushevich posted 11-18-2017 07:47 PM 757 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first attempt to make a set for a game of hnefataf also known as viking boardgamel. Samples of figures and a Board of wood (hazelnut and alder), a set cast of plasticrete

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jim65

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#1 posted 11-18-2017 08:39 PM

really cool, well done, carvings are great, now off to research this game! Thanks for sharing!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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#2 posted 11-19-2017 03:30 AM

Really wonderful. They would also work as great pieces for a chess set.

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Bagushevich

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#3 posted 11-19-2017 07:26 AM

Good idea! But its too long and a little bit boring for me))


Really wonderful. They would also work as great pieces for a chess set.

- BurlyBob


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Bagushevich

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#4 posted 11-19-2017 07:26 AM

Thank you! https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tafl_games


really cool, well done, carvings are great, now off to research this game! Thanks for sharing!

- jim65


-- https://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodArtsStore

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#5 posted 11-19-2017 01:06 PM

You did a wonderful job on these pieces. You have a lot of nice skill and craftsmanship.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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#6 posted 11-20-2017 05:03 AM

The pieces are wonderful. How do you like the game? Couple years back I made a Brandubh (7×7 board) and it took awhile to tweak the rules for balanced gameplay otherwise whoever started would win almost everytime.

-- Rick M, http://thewoodknack.blogspot.com/

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Underdog

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#7 posted 11-20-2017 01:12 PM

These are really cool. The character of the pieces is quite fitting.

-- "woodworker with an asterisk"

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Bagushevich

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#8 posted 11-20-2017 07:15 PM

I play with my son. Victory is not the most impotant thing at this)) I try to instill a love of the history of the country


The pieces are wonderful. How do you like the game? Couple years back I made a Brandubh (7×7 board) and it took awhile to tweak the rules for balanced gameplay otherwise whoever started would win almost everytime.

- Rick_M


-- https://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodArtsStore

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Bagushevich

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#9 posted 11-20-2017 07:15 PM

Thank you!


These are really cool. The character of the pieces is quite fitting.

- Underdog


-- https://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodArtsStore

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Sasha

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#10 posted 11-29-2017 04:46 PM

Miracle….....

-- Ganchik Sasha. Life shouldn't be a draft copy.....

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