Egil and his warriors attack Kattegat, but Lagherta and her army defeat the invaders and captures Egil. She tortures him and he discloses that King Harald has paid his army. Aethelwulf joins a great army to defend Wessex and they head to intercept the Vikings. However Ivar plots a scheme to defeat the Saxons and Bjorn follows the plan. Who will win the battle?
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Did You Know?
It seems King Ecbert is loosely quoting from the song Turn! Turn! Turn! written by Pete Seeger and made famous by The Byrds when prince Aethelwulf is leaving for battle. But infact he is quoting the Bible - the lines come from the book of Ecclesiastes, as found in the King James version of the Bible. See more
After Ivar's idea of using terrain to defeat a larger enemy (Aethelwulf's) proves to be successful, Bjorn calls Ivar a 'genius'. The term was however coined in mid 17th century, about 800 years later. See more
If I Had a Heart
Written by Karin Dreijer
Performed by Karin Dreijer
(as Fever Ray) See more