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Historical Board Games

Astral Castle: A History of Board Games

Furnishes a brief overview, with details on the history of specific games.


Includes reviews and information on rules for a number of board games running along a historical concept.

Pirate's Cove Game

Site of the English version of Pirate's Cove. Presents information on game play, components, and rules. With pictures.

Review from The Game Cabinet

Reviewed by Ken Tidwell, invented by Scott Peterson and published by Mendocino Game Company.

Ride the Outlaw Trail

Fact-based board game exploring the days of Butch Cassidy and the Wild Bunch. With testimonials and related articles.

Trev on Avalon

Includes publisher’s description and images.


Roleplaying game designed by Steve Jackson and David Brin. Players act as cave men and women.

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