Welcome to the Gameskeeper and our web site!
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 through 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.
Hoard of the Dragon Queen Adv, Tyranny of Dragons 1
The Tyranny of Dragons has begun! Severin and the Cult of the Dragon plot to unleash Tiamat, Queen of Evil Dragons, from her prison in the Nine Hells to create a new dragon empire. Join the heroes of Neverwinter in their battle to save Faerûn.
Lost Legacy 1: The Starship
Lost Legacy is a game of risk, deduction and luck,featuring simple rules that create exciting player interactions and dynamic card combinations. In The Starship, the players attempt to locate the ancient starship. 2-4, 10+, 10 minutes.
Ticket to Ride 10th Anniversary Edition
The Ticket to Ride Tenth Anniversary Edition features a much larger USA map board with thee classic routes, with new illustrations, design and graphics for the board and box. The custom playing pieces have different designs and paint schemes for each play
Twilight Struggle - Deluxe Edition
Twilight Struggle is a quick-playing, low complexity, card driven political wargame in which the players move units on a map of the period and exert influence in attempts to gain allies and control for their superpower. 2 players, 12+, 3 hours. Recommend
Dungeons & Dragons 5: Players Handbook
The Dungeons & Dragons Players Handbook gives a player all the information needed to create and equip his own characters and to advance them as they gain experience during their adventures. Although the official release date is 19th August, we and our cus
Tales of the Arabian Nights
Tales of the Arabian Nights is a game of storytelling in the world of Sinbad and Aladdin. The players travel the world encountering all manner of adventures and rewards.
For 1-6 players aged 12 to adult,2 hours to play. Best for 2,3,4.
Camel Up/Camel Cup
Camel Up is a wacky Camel race round a pyramid for 5 camels, with up to eight players betting on which camels will place first and second. The earlier you place your bet, the more you could win,, if you guess correctly... 2-8, 8+, 30 minutes. Recommended
Magic: Speed vs Cunning Duel Decks
Speed vs. Cunning is the next duel deck in the series, featuring the new M15 frames. With Zurgo Helmsmasher and Arcanis the Omnipotent each representing an aspect of the dragon, you get 2 ready-to-play 60-card decks, 2 deck boxes, 1 strategy insert and a