Originally posted by greenpawn34
It was on the top of a pile of old comics in a shop in North Beriwck.
They were 50p but the back cover was torn so I haggled.
I was there organising a boat trip for me and Mrs Greenpawn to go for
boat trip to the Isle of May...
...which is now a bird sanctuary because Mrs G. has never seen a Puffin.
(I ...[text shortened]... She is a strong swimmer she should back it back to shore OK.
I can then claim a partial refund.
Wow, you've been hunting Viking chess sets! Have you played the Viking version of chess (forget the name). You have a king and some pawns surrounded by enemies and you have to escape to the edge of the board. It looks really simple but it is REALLY hard!! I've never won a game but i'm told it is possible. I'll try and find a link, you can play it online...
EDIT: Yes it's called tafl. I can't seem to find a working version as everything is in java which my computer doesn't like. Here is wiki though...
Good game. Quite like Go actually, but probably a bit harder.. 🙂