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REVIEW: Game of Thrones and the Medieval Art of War

Like Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings mythology, George R.R. Martin’s Game of Thrones is set in a world that looks like – and is clearly inspired by – our Middle Ages, but isn’t actually set in Europe between the fall of Rome and the Renaissance. Instead, Game of Thrones takes place in a fantastical world in which winters last a generation and magic is ...

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Extended Trailer: Vikings Season 3

What we see is the battle between father and Son. The Son who want to do something else than where his father wish for. The battle between feelings and wisdom. strategy, power play and betrayal. A seer who see the future. Lagertha who is asking about her dead. What we see in this piece of the trailer is very important. ...

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Vikings Cast Returns to San Diego ComicCon!

The cast of History Channel’s hit show Vikings, will be back this year at the San Diego Comic-Con. Just like Last year, events surrounding the show will be a longboat race, and be filmed playing a Viking on mock set?  “there will be a panel featuring Travis Fimmel, Katheryn Winnick, Clive Standen and Alexander Ludwig, as well as writer and ...

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Vikings Season 2: The Journey so Far

This Sunday episode 5 of Vikings season 2 arrived. We are a bit behind, I know. What I would like to tell you is that everyone worked so hard to give us a great season. I found it hard to admit that I know already what is going to happen although I haven’t seen it yet. I like that I ...

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The Ring: From Middle-Earth to Modern History

Recently I had the honor to be a guest blogger for Jens Hansen and write an article on the ring as jewelry. The following is a sample of my submission. [A ring is] “The article of jewelry around which centers tradition, antiquity, utility and symbolic meaning of the greatest reverential character.” In the JRR Tolkien classics, The Hobbit and The ...

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