The Vikings Podcast #308: To The Gates!

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Let the siege begin! Ragnar and his army of Vikings assault Paris on two fronts. Will splitting the his army prove effective? Will Floki’s towers help them win the day? Princess Gisla finds divine inspiration with the banner of Saint Denis. Will Denis protect Paris and keep the pagans out?

Will the Vikings conquer the city? Will Count Odo defend Paris and repel the Vikings Find out on another great episode of Vikings!

On this episode of The Vikings Podcast we’ll review and recap episode 8, To The Gates!. Then we’ll look at the history presented in the show and see how it compares to actual history.

To The Gates!

The Viking army embarks and Paris goes into lockdown as the army prepares the defense, overseen by Odo. The Vikings are determined to make it through the gates of Paris and will stop at nothing to succeed.


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In this episode’s history lesson we discuss:

  • Battering Rams
  • Siege Towers
  • Saint Denis
  • And More!
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One Response to The Vikings Podcast #308: To The Gates!
  1. honeywest1066
    April 19, 2015 | 15:03

    I love listening to the Viking Podcast, Gary is a lot of fun and his commentary is often insightful.  But….you knew this was coming, I have to say I disagree with his comments about the women’s roles this season. Lagertha is a sensual women, who is not only a warrior but I think she truly enjoys sex, so her time with Ecbert and now with Jarl Kalf are for her pleasure. She is using them as much as they her.