878: Vikings – Invasions of England

Date(s) - 04/29/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Session: 6 (Sunday 3pm Start)
Type: Board Game
Experience: Beginner
Players: 2-4
Duration: 60-120 minutes

The year is 878. For the past 75 years, Viking raiding parties from Norway and Denmark have been terrorizing the coasts of England with ‘hit and run’ attacks. These armies now stand poised to thunder across England where they will settle and farm the fertile land they conquer. The Vikings are coming!

In 878: Vikings – Invasions of England, players control the invading Vikings or the English nobles who are trying to withstand the invasion. Viking players either play as Norsemen Viking freeman or as the fearless Viking shock troops known as Berserkers. The English play as the Housecarl, the Kings’ household troops, or as the Thegns who were regional noble Leaders.

Shall the Vikings rule England or will the English succeed and eventually pursue there Colonial Empire? Immerse yourself in this enjoyable Academy games European moments in history, “Invasions of England”.

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