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7th Feb '18 11:22:25 AM t209
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* FatBastard: In "The Plague Widow" Gunborg is the head of the trading settlements security forces. He is fat, gluttonous, (but still a [[StoutStrength formidable warrior]]) and as evil and corrupt as they come.



* FatBastard: In "The Plague Widow" Gunborg is the head of the trading settlements security forces. He is fat, gluttonous, (but still a [[StoutStrength formidable warrior]]) and as evil and corrupt as they come.
2nd Feb '18 5:11:29 PM t209
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* BadassBeard: Sven grows one in "Sven the Returned" as he comes to accept his identity as an Orkney Viking.

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* BadassBeard: BadassBeard:
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Sven grows one in "Sven the Returned" as he comes to accept his identity as an Orkney Viking.Viking.
** Boris in ''Plague Widow'' is a religious intellectual who is no stranger to combat and [[spoiler: actually slew Gunborg in a single combat.]]



* DeathByChildbirth: Magnus claimed that his wife died giving birth to his daughter Brigid, [[spoiler: or rather what Magnus hallucinated rather than him leaving her due to giving birth to a girl instead of a boy.]]

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* DeathByChildbirth: Magnus claimed that his wife died giving birth to his daughter Brigid, [[spoiler: or rather at least what Magnus hallucinated rather than instead him leaving her due to giving birth to a girl instead of a boy.]]



* EarnYourHappyEnding

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* EarnYourHappyEndingEarnYourHappyEnding: ''Plague Widow'', ''Sven The Returned'', and ''Shield Maiden'' had happy notes after their struggles from the infected village, family feud, and Saxon attackers respectively.
* EndOfAnAge: The story, ''The Metal'', marked the futility of Erik's personal crusade against the Christianity in Norway as the area gradually embraced Christianity and almost every settlement had a church that Erik and his spouse Ingrid moved into rural fringes to practice their Nordic traditions.
1st Feb '18 3:33:08 PM t209
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* BadassBeard: Sven grows one in "Sven the Returned" as he comes to accept his identity as a Orkney Viking.

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* BadassBeard: Sven grows one in "Sven the Returned" as he comes to accept his identity as a an Orkney Viking.



* DeathByChildbirth: Magnus claimed that his wife died giving birth to his daughter Brigid, [[spoiler: or rather what Magnus did to her rather than the childbirth.]]

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* DeathByChildbirth: Magnus claimed that his wife died giving birth to his daughter Brigid, [[spoiler: or rather what Magnus did to her hallucinated rather than the childbirth.him leaving her due to giving birth to a girl instead of a boy.]]



* EvilAllAlong: [[spoiler: In ''The Cross and the Hammer'', Magnus was not only a delusional murderer but also murdered his wife for giving birth to a girl named Brigid.]]

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* EvilAllAlong: [[spoiler: In ''The Cross and the Hammer'', Magnus was not only a delusional murderer but also murdered left his wife for giving and Brigid due to latter's birth to as a girl named Brigid.female.]]
13th Jul '15 8:21:01 AM mrnickname
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* FatBastard: Gunborg is the head of security in the trade settlement in "The Plague Widow". He is fat, gluttonous, (but still a [[StoutStrength formidable warrior]]) and as evil and corrupt as they come.

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* FatBastard: In "The Plague Widow" Gunborg is the head of the trading settlements security in the trade settlement in "The Plague Widow".forces. He is fat, gluttonous, (but still a [[StoutStrength formidable warrior]]) and as evil and corrupt as they come.
13th Jul '15 8:16:36 AM mrnickname
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* FatBastard: Gunborg is the head of security in the trade settlement in "The Plague Widow". He is fat, gluttonous, (but still a [[StoutStrength formidable warrior]]) and as evil and corrupt as they come.
25th May '15 5:48:27 AM jormis29
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* SandBridgeAtLowTide: In the two issue "The Shield Maidens" arc, three [[AmazonBrigade Viking women fight]] off an army of Saxons from inside an {{Ancient Rom|e}}an fortress that is only reachable at low tide via a sand bridge.
20th May '15 9:06:04 PM t209
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* CadreOfForeignBodyguards: Sven worked as a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Varangian_Guard Varangian Guard]], who served as this trope to Byzantine Empire.
20th May '15 9:03:51 PM t209
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* GenerationSaga: The Icelandic Trilogy (Northlanders #42- #50) detailed the Hauksson clan from the founding of Icelandic settlement to 1260 A.D.

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* GenerationSaga: GenerationalSaga: The Icelandic Trilogy (Northlanders #42- #50) detailed the Hauksson clan from the founding of Icelandic settlement to 1260 A.D.
9th May '15 3:38:25 PM t209
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* GenerationSaga: The Icelandic Trilogy (Northlanders #42- #50) detailed the Hauksson clan from the founding of Icelandic settlement to 1260 A.D.
6th May '15 10:23:13 PM t209
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* BlackAndGrayMorality:

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* BlackAndGrayMorality:BlackAndGrayMorality: The Sven's story, especially his conflict between Sven and his EvilUncle.
* CheeseEatingSurrenderMonkey: Subverted; French or rather Franks were portrayed as both capable warriors and cunning craftsmen in Siege of Paris arc. However, they surrendered when they experienced causalities from the siege and bribed the besieging Vikings with a land in France.


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* DeathByChildbirth: Magnus claimed that his wife died giving birth to his daughter Brigid, [[spoiler: or rather what Magnus did to her rather than the childbirth.]]


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* EvilAllAlong: [[spoiler: In ''The Cross and the Hammer'', Magnus was not only a delusional murderer but also murdered his wife for giving birth to a girl named Brigid.]]
* GreyAndGrayMorality: In a conversation between Ragnar and Magnus, the former noted on how the Norse brought commerce and civilization to the Irish while the latter claimed that the natives were taxed heavily and murdered to take over their lands. Ragnar retorted that Magnus' claims only applied to UngratefulBastard.
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