The Gameskeeper is a true specialist games shop which we established in Oxford in 1981. Our range contains a wide variety of games to suit different tastes. Our experience of playing and selling games allows us to help our customers find games they will enjoy playing. Within our ranges you will find a number of award-winning games which can be enjoyed by a wide audience. We try to choose only games that play well for inclusion in our shop.
Our site does not have shopping baskets currently, but we are happy to take mail orders by telephone, e-mail and post which we have done successfully for many years.
Stock levels of 1 or more are current stock, 0 is former stock also recommended. Most restocks and orders take only 3 to 5 days.
The Gameskeeper is owned and run by husband and wife team, John and Carol Benney. We hope you will find us helpful and friendly.
Our shop is located in Oxford, England, but we also supply games by mail order both in the U.K. and abroad. Our contact details are:
John & Carol Benney
105 Cowley Road
Telephone: (01865) 721348
We offer a reservation service for our customers. You may telephone or e-mail us to reserve particular games so that you can be sure they will be available when you visit. We will do our best to oblige you.
Shop hours are 10:30 to 5:30 Monday to Saturday. Other times by appointment. Closed on Bank Holidays.
Our telephone number, (01865) 721348, is also answered outside shop hours and we have voice mail. We welcome both telephone and e-mail enquiries.
Limited parking can be found opposite with additional parking at the top of Rectory Road, Union Street car park, and St Clements car park. We are on the 5 bus route (Rail Station), 1 & 5 (St. Aldates) and convenient to Headington and Iffley buses.
Eldritch Horror: Strange Remnants
In Strange Remnants, you and your fellow investigators will visit haunted stone monuments where you must learn their secrets to perform certain rituals before the stars align to open an evil portal which will devour the earth. 1-8, 14+,2-4 hours
Agricola, Revised Edition
The Agricola farming game, a revised edition of the celebrated classic, features improved all-wood components and a card selection from the base game as well as its expansions, revised and updated for this edition. 1-4 players, 1-4, 10+, 30-120 minutes.
In Celestia, adventurers board an airship to visit the cities of Celestia to recover their wonderful treasures. Your journey will not be safe, but you want to become the richest adventurer by collecting the most precious treasure.3-6, 6-8+, 30 minutes.
Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Mummys Mask Base Set
The Pathfinder Adventure Card Game The Mummy’s Mask pits 1 to 4 heroes against the monsters, curses, and traps of the Mummy’s Mask Adventure Path as you explore dangerous locations in your journey through an exciting fantasy tale. 13+, 2 hours.
The Matsuri Expansion brings 16 new Travellers to the game as well as new cards detailing the traditional Japanese feasts and festivals, the Matsuri, triggered by the arrival of the Travellers at the intermediate Inns, give rise to new and unique events.
Star Wars X-Wing: VT-49 Decimator
The VT-49 Decimator is not a subtle
starship. hough it shares the same
size base as the YT-2400, it dwarfs that light freighter, towering above it, just as its top-down silhouette nearly swallows every portion of its base. 2+, 10+, 30 mins.
Parade takes you to Alice's Wonderland, just in time for a grand parade with everyone in costume. Try to keep everyone in the parade by not wearing the same costume as those already present. If you do, people will leave the parade with a negative attitude
Magic: Eldritch Moon Fat Pack
Eldritch Moon Fat Pack contains: Nine Eldritch Moon boosters, the Eldritch Moon Player's Guide containing play tips, story background and a visual encyclopedia of every card in the set, a learn-to-play insert, pack of 80 basic lands, spindown life counter
Kittens in a Blender
Kittens are curious by nature, but when they play in a kitchen full of dangerous appliances, it is up to you to save them. In Kittens in a Blender, you want to save your own kittens and send your opponents' kittens to The Blender. 2-4, 6+, 30 minutes.