Subbuteo History

1947. The beginning

Subbuteo was invented by Peter Adolph. Its name comes from its creator’s love of falconry. There is a falcon called the hobby....
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1960. The three-dimensional figure appears

In this decade, Subbuteo produced the already-legendary three-dimensional figures....
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1976. The short history of the zombies

In 1976, the figure known as the “Zombie” was born because Subbuteo Sports Games needed....
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1981. The "heavyweight" figure arrives

In 1981, the figure known as “lightweight” was created; it is a more detailed figure....
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1983. The Waddington years

The period that the Waddington era comprises is from 1983 to 1995. Hasbro transfers the Subbuteo rights to Waddington....
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1996. The Hasbro years

Hasbro acquired Waddington in the mid 1990s. and recovers Subbuteo. Acquired the 1996 Euro and....
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2012. A new beginning

After several years of not being available in shops, a new Subbuteo game reappears with....
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2015. Subbuteo UEFA Champions League

Now, UEFA Champions League and Subbuteo finally get together. It was meant to be!!
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