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An incomplete list of things referenced in Valhalla by Ari Bach:

Paolo Soleri’s Arcology
Clan MacRae
Horatio Nelson
Paul Verhoeven
Othello by Shakespeare
The Kray Twins
Fenrisulfr from Norse mythology
King Hrothgar
Wither, Blister, Burn & Peel by Stabbing Westward
Clan Fraser
The Keystone Cops
Akercocke
James T. Kirk
Wall-E
The Jebel Sahaba war
The Olive Drab era
King Ethelred the Unready
Tony Blair
Clan Cameron
The chemical structure of soap
Apocalypse Now
Full Metal Jacket
Futurama
The Matrix
The Pirates of Penzance
Pliny The Elder
Winston Churchill’s Iron Curtain speech
Neuromancer by William Gibson
Norse mythology
George Carlin
Static X
Norse mythology again
Rambo
Rammstein
Agathodaimon
Windir
Therion
Tool
Dave Suzuki of Vital Remains and Deicide
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Patton
Eilean Donan Castle
Alien
Runic lore
Ragnar Redbeard
The Golden Compass
Seven Pillars of Wisdom
Vibeke Stene of Tristania
Yet more Norse mythology
More Runic lore
The Hell’s Angels
Greek mythology
Oh my god so much Norse mythology
Valfar Bakken
Snorri Sturluson
Star Trek: The Next Generation
Toshiro Mifune
Kabar knives
Kalashnikov rifles
Katyusha rockets
Katana swords
Soylent Green
Mortiis
Salomon August Andrée
Children of Bodom
Have I mentioned Norse mythology?
Euronymous
Ozzy Osbourne
Opeth
Gehenna
Advanced Dungeons and Dragons V2.0
Metroid
Star Wars Episode 4: A New Hope
Hellhammer
Metallica
Necrosis
Fox in Socks by Dr. Seuss
Bathory
Borknagar
Norse. Fucking. Mythology.
Aliens
Ender’s Game
1349
Quorthon
Advanced sub-nuclear physics
Hadrian’s Wall
The Caspian Sea Monster
Back to the Future 2
What a shock, like 8 more references to Norse mythology
Red Beard by Akira Kurosawa
Metalocalypse
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Venture Bros.
Cato the Elder
Turok: Dinosaur Hunter
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest
The IRA
The London Underground
A really obscure Norse myth reference
Gautama Buddha
A not at all obscure Norse myth reference
The Bible
Gremlins
Robin Hood
Aleister Crowley
Watchmen by Alan Moore
Star Trek: Voyager
Smack My Bitch Up by Prodigy
Taake
Kampfar
More Metalocalypse
Tetsuo: The Iron Man
A Clockwork Orange
Aqua Teen Hunger Force
Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Richard F. Burton
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
Umberto Eco
JFK by Oliver Stone
Varg Vikernes of Burzum
James Bond
Albert Einstein
The Highlander
Siberia And The Exile System by George Kennan
Get Smart
Peter and the Wolf by Prokofiev
The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin
Oh boy a Norse myth reference
Star Trek: The Original Series
Star Trek: The Motion Picture
Florence Nightingale
Clash of the Titans
Men In Black
The Mummy
Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
SpongeBob Squarepants
The Beatles
David Bowie
Super Mario Bros 2
Kung-Fu
Die Hard
Gargantua and Pantagruel by Rabelais
Neil Gaiman’s Sandman
Dani Filth of Cradle of Filth
Sarah Jezebel Deva
Marduk
The Three Little Pigs
Another Clockwork Orange reference
OH MY GOD Norse mythology
The Little Mermaid
Arch Enemy’s Angela Gossow
The Godfather
Secret of the Runes
Nergal of Behemoth
Samoth of Emperor
Sappho of Lesbos
Ghost in the Shell by Masamune Shirow
Galder of Old Man’s Child and Dimmu Borgir
Kemal Ataturk
The Rock by Michael Bay
Another another Clockwork Orange reference
Victor Suvorov
John le Carré
Ian Flemming
Congo by Michael Crichton
Chess
Carpathian Forest
Hellboy 2: The Golden Army
Star Trek 6: The Undiscovered Country
David Farragut
Norse (wait for it) mythology
Grigori Rasputin
Thomas De Torquemada
Donald Trump
Norse my- You know I’m not even gonna say it anymore
Gelett Burgess
Star Trek 2: The Wrath of Khan
Moby Dick
The Count of Monte Cristo
Minack Amphitheatre
Norse culture. Culture. Not mythology but culture.
Corpse Paint
Carmina Burana
Wagner’s Ring cycle
Peer Gynt by Grieg
The Pagan Prosperity by Old Man’s Child
Starship Troopers by Robert Heinlein
Terminator and Terminator 2: Judgement Day
Tetris
William Congreve
Wave of Mutilation by The Pixies
The Foundation series by Isaac Asimov
Harvey Dent from Batman