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Medieval Video Games – which are the most realistic?

Medieval video games – do they give a realistic picture of life in the medieval era and which of them transport you back 800 years in time?

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Medieval Christmas – eight centuries ago!

What was a medieval Christmas really like? Templar expert Tony McMahon investigates Christmas in the Middle Ages

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Knights Templar – A Secret History: Graeme Davis interview

Graeme Davis discusses his book: Knights Templar A Secret History with Tony McMahon

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Knights Templar medieval video games

The Knights Templar have been a huge influence on medieval video games sometimes as the good guys but very often as the villains

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Medieval video games – are they getting it right?

There’s some amazing medieval video games out there but do they reflect the real horror of medieval battles and sieges – Tony McMahon reports

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More on the Templars and chess

An earlier blog post on medieval chess was very popular among fans of the Templars and I even got this message all the way from Egypt

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Did the Knights Templar play chess?

Chess was a courtly game of skill among both Christians and Muslims in the Templar era with even the knights playing their Muslim enemies at times

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