The Great Battles of Valhalla

Valhalla sounds like a location in Skyrim, so it’s no surprise that the six-day wargaming event put on by Blue Table Painting has a few connections with our game. So far, I’ve come up with three…

  • Blue Table Painting is hard at work on a Skryim-themed board. Attendees of this yea’r’s event will be able to see the completed board. See early progress in the video embedded above.
  • The event takes place in the mountains of Utah. Kinda looks like Skyrim.
  • Like many of our developers, BGS’ Nate McDyer is a fan of tabletop gaming and will be discussing game development at the event.

I’m sure there’s many more connections — frost trolls, alchemy tables, and possibly an appearance by Eorlund Gray-Mane. For more on Valhalla, visit Blue Table Painting’s YouTube channel, as well as the website for next month’s event.

Reader Comments

  1. >Valhalla sounds like a location in Skyrim, so it’s no surprise that the six-day wargaming event put on by Blue Table Painting has a few connections with our game.

    Who wrote this article? Is (s)he so ignorant that (s)he knows not of basic Norse mythology? Incredible.

  2. Valhalla sounds like a location in Skyrim. Are you kidding me, it sounds more like one of the Viking heathen’s. Why’s that because it is one of the Viking heaven’s! Have some respect please for people’s beliefs. To some it’s a name but too other’s it’s the biggest honor to befall a warrior in death.

  3. Is this a hint that Bethesda might be doing a tabletop Elder Scrolls, like Green Ronin’s Dragon Age RPG?

    If not, you should. I’d buy the hell out of it.

  4. An Elder Scrolls tabletop would be awesome. There’s a halfway finished homebrewed one based on Warhammer(google scrollhammer), but an honest to god Elder Scrolls tabletop could be really cool.

    Sadly, I don’t see it happening. With things like the advent of 3d printing, any type of miniature wargame is going to have difficulty turning a significant profit. But there’s programs like Vassal out there, so maybe we’ll see something like that!

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