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Inspired by a centuries-old Swedish lawn game and handcrafted from natural hardwoods in Vermont. Easy to learn, and fun to play.

  • Made in the United States
  • Inspired by a centuries-old Swedish lawn game
  • Handcrafted from natural hardwoods in Vermont
Made in the USA


Ten shields, six battle axes, four field markers, one king, one canvas storage bag, and one rule sheet


(in packaging) 7" x 10" x 11"


14 lbs


Wooden pieces, canvas bag

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Croquet, horseshoes, lawn bowling . When the usual outdoor games seem tired and tame, it’s time to pick up a battle axe and start felling soldiers. Now’s your chance to unleash your inner Viking–without risking life or limb. The V:King lawn game is inspired by a Swedish game Kubb that outfits players with battle axes (wooden dowels) and challenges them to topple opponents’ shields (wooden blocks) and conquer the king. As legend goes, the original players were the Vikings, who played with the bones of dead enemies. This more civilized version is the beautiful handiwork of Martin Wilde, a pro hockey player who brought the love of the game with him from Sweden when he attended University of Vermont. To make each V:King (pronounced vee-king) set, Martin and his wife Sarah use hardwood that comes from a responsibly managed forest in Quebec and is finished by them in Vermont. In true Nordic spirit, the V:King game can be played in fair weather or foul, under the hot summer sun or atop winter’s frozen fields. The rules are simple, but it requires a combo of strength, strategy and precision to win. Horned helmets not required, but certainly tolerated.

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