Category Archives: Documentaries

Can you swim in chainmail?

I mean, could the vikings swim in their chainmail or did they just drown when they fell overboard? Find out in this video made by my friends over at Kaptorga what happened when they tried it themselves!   Advertisements

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[Documentary] Seax and shield fighting

Those Kaptorga guys are slayin it πŸ˜€ They made a video about fighting with knife and shield and explained how to block an opponent. Since I’m about to get my hands on a seax replica myself I really enjoyed watching … Continue reading

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The Ulfberht Sword – Documentary

Late night documentary watching (and almond-eating πŸ˜€ )!   The history of the Ulfberht swords is quite interesting, it even got plagiarized with different variants of spelling the name “Ulfberht” which is embossed in the blade. Definitely recommend to watch … Continue reading

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Gibbon vs. Tiger Cubs

  Well… what shall I say πŸ˜‰ I guess something along the lines of “Do not humanize animals!” … but then again, we’re just monkeys in shoes ourselves πŸ˜›

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[Documentary][GER]Jul und Asatru in Island

Have a merry yuletide, everyone!

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[Video] Muslim Vikings and Magic Letters – Runes

  I know I’m sharing a lot of videos but that’s what my blog is about. Sharing my findings with you guys and promoting a good mix of fun and learning πŸ˜‰ Here we go with this interesting video I … Continue reading

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[Video] Top 5 Slavic Folklore Creatures

Since I’m part slavic, my great grandparents came from Silesia, I like to go astray from my path a bit and explore the slavic realms of mythology. I also started to learn a bit of russian, but please don’t make … Continue reading

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[Video] A crash course in norse mythology!

Hey, look what I dug up! I gotta check out their whole channel now because this video about the norse pantheon and how all is put together is promising!

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Foxy goodness

With more and more photos on the internet of beautiful women holding cute foxes I thought this little guy might be fit for a quick reality check πŸ˜‰ Foxes are awesome little buggers but they’ll tear your home to shreds … Continue reading

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[Documentary][ENG] Leave it to the beavers!

Beavers are fascinating animals, we got them on the european continent aswell as in the U.S.. Although their work maybe isn’t always that welcome, it’s still incredible what castles they are able to create.

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[Documentary][GER] – Der wilde Balkan (The wild Balkans)

I’m very much in love with these landscapes!

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