Find out more about the games, their individual History Heroes and how each character made and changed history.
Playing History Heroes card game and learning all about World War Two
History Heroes’ WORLD WAR 2 educational card games contain individual cards of forty of the most significant characters in World War Two. Each card is fantastically illustrated to represent the relevant character and shows their dates, their flag of birthplace and seven memorable and often moving facts about them.
Our World War Two characters are ‘heroes’ AND ‘anti-heroes’ unsurprisingly. They range from the key political and military figures, such as Chamberlain, Churchill, Roosevelt, Eisenhower, Hitler, Stalin, Mussolini, Emperor Hirohito, Field Marshal Montgomery, Rommel and the like to many others, who shaped and influenced World War Two. Great innovators, such as Barnes Wallis, institutions and courageous people, such as Oskar Schindler, Evacuees, The Women’s Land Army, Raoul Wallenberg and Kindertransport all appear on cards in the game. The sweep of characters in the game is stark, moving and often inspiring.
How to Play There are many ways of playing History Heroes quiz card games. Each pack gives suggestions on how to play, or you can make up your own rules if everyone playing agrees to them!
Win the game by winning the character cards, and you win the cards by guessing/knowing the facts ab out each History Hero. You can use the images as clues and you can use the different levels of facts to make it as easy or as hard as you want to play the game.