The adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok: the greatest hero of his age. The series tells the saga of Ragnar's band of Viking brothers and his family as he rises to become King of the Viking tribes. As well as being a fearless warrior, Ragnar embodies the Norse traditions of devotion to the gods: legend has it that he was a direct descendant of Odin, the god of war and warriors. Written by
The Storm Is Coming
Did You Know?
When Ragnar explains his plan to reinvade Paris, he says they need to protect their heads, and he takes a horn that he was holding and puts it up against his head to look like the stereotypical Viking headwear found in re-imagined depictions of Norse warriors by Victorian artists of the 19th century and pop-culture. There is no historical evidence that Norse warriors ever wore horned helmets. See more
Gotaland/Götaland seems to be located high up in the Mountains. In reality the highest peak in Götaland is 362 meters. See more
Who needs a reason for betrayal? One must always think the worst Ragnar, even of your own kin. That way, you avoid too much disappointment in life.
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If I Had A Heart
Performed by Fever Ray
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