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The Vikings Podcast #304: Scarred

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WOW! The Wanderer has changed Kattegat and its citizens forever! Ragnar and the Vikings have won Mercia, Ecbert begs Lagertha and Athelstan to stay in Wessex, Calf recruits Ragnar’s old enemies and The Wanderer takes Ivar’s pain away, but at what cost? Find out on another great episode of Vikings! On this episode of The…

The Vikings Podcast #303: Warrior’s Fate

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What an episode! The wanderer, Harbard settles in Kattegat and Siggy is suspicious of his intent. Conflict arises in Wessex and not just on the battlefield! Bjorn, Ragnar, Floki, Judith, and Athelstan all deal with conflicting emotions and priorities. Will the Vikings warriors survive their trip to Mercia? Will the Wessex nobles convince King Ecbert…

The Vikings Podcast #302: The Wanderer

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Episode 2 picks up right where the last one ended. Lagertha has established a new farming settlement and Ragnar and his Vikings are attacking Mercia. Strange dreams haunt the Ladys of Kattegat as a mysterious Wanderer enters the village. Will the Saxons oppose the Viking Farmers? Will Ragnar defeat the Mercians? Will Calf rule Hedeby…

The Vikings Podcast #301: Mercenary

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Season 3 Premiere! What’s in store for Ragnar and company this year? A trip to Wessex, raids, glory? All that and more! Find out on another great episode of Vikings. On this episode of The Vikings Podcast we’ll review and recap the Season 3 premiere episode, Mercenary. Then we’ll look at the history presented in…

VIKINGS: Athelstan’s Journal: Sin

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In Chapter 4 of Atlestan’s journal he explores the sin and temptations present in his life in the VIking culture. Vikings Season 3 premieres on the HISTORY channel on 19 February 2015. Athelstan’s Journal Chapter 4: Sin Check out our Patreon Page (www.patreon.com/thevikingspodcast) for ways to support The Vikings Podcast along with great rewards!

VIKINGS: Athelstan’s Journal: Loyalty

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If these teaser videos are any indication Vikings Season 3 could feature Athelstan pretty heavily. Enjoy Chapter 3 of his journal as he talks of Vikings and their loyalty to each other. Vikings Season 3 premieres on the HISTORY channel on 19 February 2015. Athelstan’s Journal Chapter 3: Loyalty Check out our Patreon Page (www.patreon.com/thevikingspodcast)…

VIKINGS: Athelstan’s Journal: Honor

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HISTORY Channel released another chapter of Athlestan’s journal in the lead up to the Vikings Season 3 premiere. In this chapter he talks about how honor binds the viking culture together. Vikings Season 3 premieres on the HISTORY channel on 19 February 2015. Athelstan’s Journal Chapter 2: Honor Check out our Patreon Page (www.patreon.com/thevikingspodcast) for…

Vikings Season 3 Preview

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The Vikings invasion is quickly approaching! Set you calendars for 19 February and tune into the HISTORY channel for the Vikings Season 3 Premiere of Vikings! Until then enjoy the Season 3 preview below… Vikings Season 3 Preview

VIKINGS: Athelstan’s Journal: Gods

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We are a few short weeks away from the Season 3 premiere of Vikings! This is a great video of Athelstan’s internal conflict. I hope he plays a more prominent role in Season 3, he seemed to have a smaller story line last season. Vikings Season 3 premieres on the HISTORY channel on 19 February…

2014 Medieval Year in Review: Television

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While the silver screen offered very little for medieval viewing the small screen is taking over! There was the obvious Season 4 of Game of Thrones, but it wasn’t alone. HISTORY, Starz, PBS and even Netflix offered something for TV Viewing. In fact your best bet for medieval fantasy is Television. Game of Thrones continues…

2014 Medieval Year in Review: Books

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2014 was another great year for Medieval books, both non-fiction and historical fiction. Kngihts, Kings, Vikings and of course the Plantagenets! We were honored to talk to several best selling authors this year. One of my all time favorite hisotrical fiction authors and an relative newcomer to the non-fiction world. In September best selling author…

5 Reasons You Should Watch Marco Polo

Marco Polo is a Netflix Original series released on 12 Dec 2014. It’s a 10 episode series exploring the life and times of trader and adventurer Marco Polo’s time in the court of Kublai Khan. Historical dramas based in ancient and medieval times are becoming more popular these days. Shows like Rome, Spartacus, Camelot, Pillars…

The Vikings Podcast #212: Vikings Season 2 Blu-ray Giveaway!

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I wanted to get out a quick update to let you know about the VIKINGS Season 2 Blu-ray giveaway! It’s easy to enter and you could take home a great prize! Head over to https://www.medievalarchives.com/vikingsgiveaway to enter the contest. One lucky player will win a copy of VIKINGS Season 2 on Blu-ray Listen to the…

The Vikings Podcast #211: VIKINGS updates and Sven Forkbeard

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It’s been a long summer without Vikings to keep us company. But I think we all made it through. One piece of good news is Vikings Season 2 is out on DVD on 07 October! You can pre-order it on Amazon for $28. Get your copy now! On this episode of The Vikings Podcast we’ll…

Vikings Season 3 Sneak Peak

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San Diego Comic Con 2014 is wrapping up but not without a few treats from Vikings. While HISTORY Channel is keeping a lot of Season 3 a secret they did confirm, along with Michael Hirst that the Vikings will indeed raid Paris. Hirst said “we’ll have 100 ships and 3000 men attacking a “citadel”, Hirst…