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Press Releases from Medieval Costumes and Gifts (5 total)

Ron Patterson the Founder of the First Medieval Renaissance Faire Dies at Age 80

The Renaissance Pleasure Faire of 1963 was the Original Modern Medieval Faire. Sadly, Ron Patterson, the co-founder of the Renaissance Faire dies at 80. It is a sad day for those that love to attend Renaissance Faires and Medieval Festivals that are now held across the country and even around the world. Before 1963 there was no such thing as a Renaissance festival. It wasn’t until Ron Patterson and his wife

Best Medieval War Games – Top 5 Medieval Fantasy Games

Check out the top 5 medieval war games for the medieval enthusiast. Here are top rated upcoming and already released medieval fantasy games for all of the video gamers out there. 1. Word of Warcraft: Cataclysm – Also known as WoW, this multi-player, online role playing game is by far one of the most well known online games. It is no surprise that Cataclysm, which was released in mid December, flew

Medieval Gauntlets – The 7 Fiercest Gauntlet Gloves of the Medieval Times

During the Medieval Ages, a lot of armor was required during battle. Gauntlet gloves were particularly important because hands were extremely vulnerable during hand to hand combat. Throughout the centuries, the design and style of the gauntlet evolved. Different styles and materials were used to try to maintain the best combination of overall protection and easy movement of the hand. Leather gauntlets, steel gauntlets, and chainmail mittons are just some of

Passions for “The Sims” are combined with Passions for Medieval Times – Lo …

For years, medieval followers have enjoyed medieval computer games such as Fable, Risen, Sacred and many more. It is no surprise that EA’s release of “The Sims Medieval” is causing a stir. “The Sims Medieval” is set to be released in the spring of 2011 and is currently available for pre-order www.ea.com/the-sims-medieval/buy. For those that think SCA, LAPR events and Renaissance Fairs do not happen often enough, “Sims Medieval” will allow

“Season of the Witch” – Nicolas Cage as a Medieval Warrior in Chainmail

“Season of the Witch” continues the recent mega-hit medieval movies such as “300,” “Gladiator,” and “Braveheart.” It is pegged to hit theaters early 2011. Films about the Middle Ages have become increasingly popular in the past few years. The trend continues with the new Lionsgate film, “Season of the Witch,” starring Nicolas Cage and featuring his honorable comrade, Ron Perlman. The film depicts the stars as 14th Century