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If I had know how exciting it was I would have paid attention…

Sunday, July 26th, 2009

bbc-1066

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 
 
 

 

 
 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 
 

 
The BBC has commissioned a flash game version of various battles that occured in 1066. From Wikipedia I understand that that year is a turning point in world history. This should contain your daily dose of Vikings, Englishmen and I’m sure that I would have paid more attention in history if I’d had this game. There weren’t enough taunts in text books. Since this is war there are splashes of virtual blood. Not for kiddies, but it’s history, it’s a video game and it’s from the BBC.

 
Here’s the link. Get ready for some horrible taunts. There’s nothing better than calling enemy troops “Fox Beard!”