The School of History, Classics and Archaeology at the University of Edinburgh

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School of History, Classics and Archaeology

Studying History and Games

Roleplaying playtest for the forthcoming medieval expansion of Chaosium's Call of Cthulhu, in collaboration with The Edinburgh University Roleplaying Society.


Presentation of the Crusader Castle project with Supreme Littleness Designs


University of Edinburgh | History & Games Lab


Roundtable on History and Games at Blackwell's bookshop with Daniel Mersey, author of Lion Rampant: Medieval Wargaming Rules, and Daniel Faulconbridge, editor of the magazine Wargames Illustrated.

Seminars and Events

Workshop on Medievalism and Games Industry with Ian Livingstone, founder of Games Worshop.




History and Games Lab Blog

Megagaming the First Crusade

The challenges of designing a megagame.

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Our First Kickstarter!

The first Kickstarter involving the History and Games Lab launches on 7th July 2020!

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