Viking Landing Party Disembarking From A Longship or Drakkar. The Famous Viking Dragon Ship Berserk The term ‘berserk’ comes from the Viking name ‘Berserkers’. An Old Norse word from the 9th Century, describing ancient Norse warriors legendary for working themselves into a frenzy before a battle and fighting with reckless savagery and insane fury. Berserkers are depicted in the Beowulf epic. Odin’s special warriors, with the pelt from a wolf and a spear as distinguishing features. Viking Berserkers The Viking Marauders Back, further into the mists of time shrouded in mystery and tales, legends of brave men and women fighting enemies and beasts of lore comes the tales of savage warriors from the sea known as the Vikings. Fierce raiders from the times of the Germanic narrative heroic poetic tale of Beowulf, a Geatish hero, along with Grendel, Grendel’s Mother and The Dragon, ... Read More »