hist-games: Halatafl - digression on hnefatafl
Jane & Mark Waks
waks at comcast.net
Sat Nov 12 21:29:48 PST 2005
Huette von Ahrens wrote:
> I have found that playing the smaller version is just
> as you say. They are very unfair.
*If* you play by the common ruleset. But the point is, there are other
reconstructions that may be just as valid, which are rather better
balanced. There are several levers one can throw to change the details
of the game -- how to capture the King, where the King has to escape to,
and so on...
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