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King Arthur’s Knights (1978)


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King Arthur's Knights is so old school it was released back when Chaosium was "The Chaosium". A fun little boardgame in Arthurian England, fighting opponents and finding romance. Another of those early games that's a short step from being an RPG. Meints' Out of the Suitcase blog post on KAK was a very helpful primary source.

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King Arthur’s Knights (1978): Early Chaosium Adventure Game forerunner to Pendragon RPG

 

 

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Do you think the map would be useful for Pendragon RPG play?

Also, I thought I recalled an article for this game in Dragon magazine #58 (February 1982), but it turns out I was thinking of the Knights of Camelot board game (1980) from TSR. I wonder how many Arthurian board games came out at that time?

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