The Gameskeeper has entered a new era recently with the arrival of Toby Silversone as the new owner. Toby has plans to update the shop and its range of games, having already added  the Bolt Action WWII Miniatures game from Warlord Games as well as their acrylic paints, brushes. glues and accessories. Other Warlord products available to order.
Toby is eager to continue to help families and the wider community find new games they can enjoy together.

Although the web site is not at present an e-commerce site,  this is planned for 2018.

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:

Toby Silverstone
The Gameskeeper
105 Cowley Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX4 1HU
United Kingdom

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.
 
Christmas and New Year shop hours:
Closed Sunday 31st through Tuesday 2nd January. Otherwise open 11 - 6 weekdays (28th, 29th December and 3rd, 4th, 5th January)  and 10 - 6 Saturdays (30th December and 6th January).
 
Shop hours are 11 am to 7 pm Tuesday to Friday and from 10 am to 6 pm on Saturday. Closed Sundays and Mondays.
 
Our telephone number, (01865) 721348, may also be answered outside shop hours and we have voice mail.  We welcome both telephone and facebook enquiries. 

Maps:

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.



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Pandemic: Rising Tide

£49.99
Pandemic: Rising Tide

In order to succeed in Rising Tide, you must build four modern hydraulic structures in strategic locations that will help you defend the land from being reclaimed by the sea. You also have dikes and pumps when intervention is needed. 2-5, 8-10+, 45 mins.

Pandemic: Iberia

£36.99
Pandemic: Iberia

In Pandemic Iberia 1848, take on the role of nurse, railwayman, rural doctor, sailor, and more to find the cures for malaria, typhus, yellow fever, and cholera. Travel by train, carriage & boat to help the people. 2-5 players, 10+, 45 minutes.

Takenoko

£29.99
Takenoko

In Takenoko, your Emperor has a rare Panda which needs several sorts of bamboo, which the players will grow with the help of the Imperial Gardener, good weather and irrigation. Grow the most of the bamboo for the Panda to win. 2-4, 8+, 45 min. Recommended

Catan, 2015 edition

£44.99
Catan, 2015 edition

Catan has been enduringly popular since winning the Spiel des Jahres in 1995. It combines skill with just a little luck, making for a superlative gaming experience. For 3 or 4 players aged 10 to adult, about 90 minutes to play. Recommended.

Roll for the Galaxy

£54.99
Roll for the Galaxy

In this dice version of Race for the Galaxy, the game of space empire building, your dice represent your populace, whom you direct to develop new technologies, settle worlds, and ship goods. Manage your workers best and prosper to win! 2-5, 10+, 45 mins.

Raptor

£22.99
Raptor

Raptor is a clever asymetric game for two in which one player takes the part of the Mother raptor and her recently-hatched babies on the run from the other player's scientists. For two players aged 10 to adult, 30 minutes to play. Recommended.

Star Wars Age of Rebellion: Friends Like These

£23.99
Star Wars Age of Rebellion: Friends Like These

In Friends Like These, set in the Mandalorian sector, the players will have just 2 days to set up a defence and gather allies in the region to protect an important and secret shipyard under threat from Imperial forces nearby.

Dead of Winter: A Crossroads Game

£54.99
Dead of  Winter: A Crossroads Game

In Dead of Winter, the players are survivors who must cooperate to survive the coming severe winter in a small, weakened colony in a post-apocalyptic world. There are group and inividual goals that each must fulfil to "win". 2-5,12+,100 mins.

Eldritch Horror: The Dreamlands

£49.99
Eldritch Horror: The Dreamlands

Descend into a world of sleep and splendor with The Dreamlands, an expansion for Eldritch Horror. It will allow you to walk upon the sweet-smelling grass of the Enchanted Wood, travel into the Underworld, or sail off the edge of the world to the moon.

Legend of the Five Rings: The Card Game

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Legend of the Five Rings: The Card Game

In Legend of the Five Rings: The Card Game, two players take on the role of one of the seven Great Clans of Rokugan, vying for military and political control of the land while maintaining Rokugan society’s strict code of honour. 2 players, 12+~, 45-90 min




 
 
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The Gameskeeper, 105 Cowley Road, Oxford, OX4 1HU, UK. Shop hours are 10:30 - 5:30 Monday through Saturday.
Telephone: (01865) 721348