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.
Dobble Kids Finding Dory
Dobble Kids Finding Dory is a game of Speed, Observation and Reflexes.
Race to find the one matching image between one card and another. Images may be different sizes and placed on any part of the card, making them tricky to spot. 2-5 players, 4+, 5 mins
Magic: Shadows Over Innistrad Gift Box
The Shadows over Innistrad Gift Box is now even more sturdy with three channels to store your bulk cards. It contains 5 SOI boosters, an alternate art Ravenous Bloodseeker card,, a 20-card pack of SoI basic lands, 6 plastic dividers and a sheet of sticke
Lords Of Waterdeep: Scoundrels Of Skullport
Scoundrels of Skullport adds brand new content for the award-winning, bestselling board game, Lords of Waterdeep. It’s not one, but two, complete expansions; the sprawling dungeon of Undermountain and the criminal haven of Skullport.
Each thrilling loc
Control a Renaissance trading family in the Mediterranean. Send your galleys full of soldiers and goods to trade and seize strategic positions and fill your warehouses to become the most prosperous and feared. 2-4, 12+, 90 mins.
Monty Python Fluxx
In Monty Python Fluxx, you get all the usual: the changing Rules, the changing Goals, the quirky Actions, but now you also get - Coconuts! and other silliness. For 2-6 players, 8 to adult (but not to serious). 30-40 minutes to play. Recommended.
Dungeons & Dragons 5: Dungeon Masters Guide
The Dungeon Master’s Guide provides the you with the inspiration and guidance you need to spark your imagination and create worlds of adventure for your players to explore and enjoy. It gives you optional rules and classic magic items, too.
Magic: Shadows Over Innistrad Booster Display
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Each booster display contains 36 randomised booster packs of 15 cards each. The Gameskeeper is proud to be giving out the buy-a-box promo Elusive Tormentor with purchase while stocks last! The 2 or 2+ players aged 10+, 45 minutes to play.
Race for the Galaxy: Xeno Invasion
In Race for the Galaxy: Xeno Invasion, a xenophobic alien race invades the galaxy in waves, taking planets as they come, with no negotiation possible. Can you build a superior space empire while defending it from Xeno invasion? 2-5, 12+, 60+ minutes.
Star Wars X-Wing: Lambda–class Shuttle
The Lambda–class Shuttle Expansion Pack includes one large-base Lambda-class shuttle miniature at 1/270 scale, its manoeuvre dial, all necessary tokens, four ship cards, and a whopping twelve upgrades!