An ancient Nordic and Celtic strategy board game played on a grid game-board with two armies of uneven numbers from the 4th–12th century
Brandubh - which means 'Black Raven' in Gaelic is The Irish version of Hnefatafl game. Handcrafted Travel Brandubh Board Game with singe/burned-in 7x7 grid with 8 attackers vs 5 Defenders including the King. The Attackers are Fir wood & Defenders are Walnut Wood. The king is shaped like a raven made of walnut. All of it is fire torched. The board is made of white pine It comes with complete directions on how to play.
This design is made to look old a worn so each one will be slightly different from the picture.
History shows that the connection between military strategy and the skill to playing board games, showing a connection and value of the warrior status.