Askeladd Lucius Artorius Castius
ThorkellAn extremely tall and mighty warrior in the employ of King Sveyn. He later ends up in Askeladd's band, and finally, Canute's faction.
EinarA new character after the timeskip, he is a fellow slave of Thorfinn.
GardarA Swedish slave from a nearby farm who decided to kill his master, his master's whole family, and burn down the house. He is now running into the territory that Thorfinn and Einar work.