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27th Nov '16 4:49:06 AM DeepRed
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* The 8-bit computer game ''Archon'' features a pair of valkyries on the Light side of the chess board.
10th Nov '16 2:12:23 PM CashSloth
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* Valkyries in ''Literature/MagnusChaseAndTheGodsOfAsgard'' serve Odin, escorting worthy souls who died bravely in battle to Valhalla to become Einherjar. Magnus's friend, Samirah al-Abbas, is a member of their ranks.

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* Valkyries in ''Literature/MagnusChaseAndTheGodsOfAsgard'' serve Odin, escorting worthy souls who died bravely in battle to Hotel Valhalla to become Einherjar. Magnus's friend, Samirah al-Abbas, is a member of their ranks.
7th Nov '16 3:25:51 PM CashSloth
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* Valkyries in ''Literature/MagnusChaseAndTheGodsOfAsgard'' serve Odin, escorting worthy souls who died bravely in battle to Valhalla to become Einherjar. Magnus's friend, Samirah al-Abbas, is a member of their ranks.
21st Oct '16 8:47:44 AM ultimomant
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* In the KC Grand Prix arc of the original ''Anime/YuGiOh'', the monsters in Zigfried's deck are Valkyries, his most powerful one named after Brunnhilde herself. (Other cards in his deck are a ShoutOut to ''Theatre/TheRingOfTheNibelung'', such as the Trap Cards "Wotan's Judgment" and "Loge's Flame" and the Spell Card "Ride of the Valkyries", which causes ''[[RideOfTheValkyries Walkuren Ritt]]'' to play over the field when it's used.)

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* In the KC Grand Prix arc of the original ''Anime/YuGiOh'', the monsters in Zigfried's deck are Valkyries, his most powerful one named after Brunnhilde herself. (Other cards in his deck are a ShoutOut to ''Theatre/TheRingOfTheNibelung'', such as the Trap Cards "Wotan's Judgment" and "Loge's Flame" and the Spell Card "Ride of the Valkyries", which causes ''[[RideOfTheValkyries ''[[Music/RideOfTheValkyries Walkuren Ritt]]'' to play over the field when it's used.)
28th Sep '16 12:22:09 PM WillBGood
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* Two alternate versions of ComicBook/WonderWoman from ''ComicBook/TheMultiversity'' are valkyries.
** Walküre of Earth-8. Due to her universe being an analogue to the Franchise/MarvelUniverse where due to having [[ComicBook/TheMightyThor Thor]] as a major superhero, Myth/NorseMythology tended to be more dominant than [[Myth/ClassicalMythology Greek Mythology]].
** Brünhilde of Earth-10. Due to [[UsefulNotes/NaziGermany the Naziís]], who amongst other things were noted to have tried to co-opt Myth/NorseMythology, having won World War II in her universe.

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* Two alternate versions of ComicBook/WonderWoman from ''ComicBook/TheMultiversity'' are valkyries.
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** Walküre of Earth-8. Due Earth-8, due to her universe being an analogue to the Franchise/MarvelUniverse where due to having [[ComicBook/TheMightyThor Thor]] as a major superhero, superhero caused Myth/NorseMythology tended to be more dominant than [[Myth/ClassicalMythology Greek Mythology]].
** Brünhilde of Earth-10. Due Earth-10, due to [[UsefulNotes/NaziGermany the Naziís]], Nazis]], who amongst other things were noted to have tried to co-opt Myth/NorseMythology, having won World War II in her universe.
27th Aug '16 3:00:56 AM morenohijazo
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* The Amazon in ''VideoGame/{{Diablo}} II'' can summon a Valkyrie.

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* The Amazon in ''VideoGame/{{Diablo}} II'' ''VideoGame/DiabloII'' can summon a Valkyrie.Valkyrie. In Amazonian mythology (unlike the Norse one), Valkyries are spirits of the greatest heroes from the Amazonian people. It is claimed that the Amazon who could summon Valkyries has a chance of becoming one herself after her death.
29th Jul '16 11:49:06 PM Koveras
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* Namco has a series of games known as ''[[VideoGame/TheLegendOfValkyrie]]'', involving a blonde Valkyrie fighting monsters; it also received a web comic called ''Webcomic/LegendOfTheValkyrie''. She's something of a SeriesMascot for Namco: besides her appearances in ''VideoGame/NamcoXCapcom'' and ''VideoGame/ProjectXZone'', she also has cameos in various games like ''Franchise/TalesOf'' and ''VideoGame/SoulCalibur''.

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* Namco has a series of games known as ''[[VideoGame/TheLegendOfValkyrie]]'', ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfValkyrie'', involving a blonde Valkyrie fighting monsters; it also received a web comic called ''Webcomic/LegendOfTheValkyrie''. She's something of a SeriesMascot for Namco: besides her appearances in ''VideoGame/NamcoXCapcom'' and ''VideoGame/ProjectXZone'', she also has cameos in various games like ''Franchise/TalesOf'' and ''VideoGame/SoulCalibur''.



* In ''VideoGame/MassEffect2'' it's mentioned that Drell mythology features beings analagous to Valkyries called "Siha", who are the warrior-angels of the Goddess Arashu. Thane Krios, your drell assassin squadmate, compares a Female Shepard to them at one point and if romanced, uses "Siha" as an affectionate nickname.

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* In ''VideoGame/MassEffect2'' ''VideoGame/MassEffect2'', it's mentioned that Drell mythology features beings analagous to Valkyries called "Siha", who are the warrior-angels of the Goddess Arashu. Thane Krios, your drell assassin squadmate, compares a Female Shepard to them at one point and if romanced, uses "Siha" as an affectionate nickname.
26th Jun '16 12:27:24 PM Novaheart
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* ''Videogame/PuzzleAndDragons'' has Valkyries in all five elements. While the Light version is a boss of her own descended dungeon, the other four are REM machine drops.
27th May '16 6:36:48 AM Mars444
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* Sig Norresdottir in the Literature/PaxArcana series is one. She has inhuman strength, speed, resilience, and a grab bag of tricks for [[{{Psychopomp}} speaking to ghosts and guiding them to move on.]]
25th May '16 6:44:00 AM NoUsername
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* Namco has a series of games known as ''[[VideoGame/LegendOfTheValkyrie The Legend of Valkyrie]]'', involving a blonde Valkyrie fighting monsters. She's something of a SeriesMascot for Namco: besides her appearances in ''VideoGame/NamcoXCapcom'' and ''VideoGame/ProjectXZone'', she also has cameos in various games like ''Franchise/TalesOf'' and ''VideoGame/SoulCalibur''.

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* Namco has a series of games known as ''[[VideoGame/LegendOfTheValkyrie The Legend of Valkyrie]]'', ''[[VideoGame/TheLegendOfValkyrie]]'', involving a blonde Valkyrie fighting monsters.monsters; it also received a web comic called ''Webcomic/LegendOfTheValkyrie''. She's something of a SeriesMascot for Namco: besides her appearances in ''VideoGame/NamcoXCapcom'' and ''VideoGame/ProjectXZone'', she also has cameos in various games like ''Franchise/TalesOf'' and ''VideoGame/SoulCalibur''.
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