10 Worst Episodes of Norsemen

Norsemen is an epic and humorous drama series set in the Viking Age. The residents of an 8th-century Viking village experience political rivalry, social change and innovations that upend their culture and way of life.

Written by Sophie and last updated on sep 06, 2022.

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#10 - East vs West (Season 2 - Episode 1)

Arvid and the Vikings from Norheim come home with a big change from another trip to the west, while handless Jarl Varg and his soldiers struggle to find something to rob in the east. The conflict between them reflects when they meet in the market, and the tankers cook at the earl. Orm, Rufus and Liv are heading for Rome, but on the journey they meet on an old reputation that gives them a new course. The soldiers of Jarl Varg struggle with aftermaths from the raid in Norheim, and want changes in Vargnes.

The episode was rated 7.36 from 184 votes.

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#9 - The Siege (Season 1 - Episode 5)


The Vikings return from the mission in the west, while Rufus wake covered in feathers and tar. It is ready for the unveiling of the art project in Norheim and the village's first theater.

The episode was rated 7.36 from 214 votes.

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#8 - Hand Job (Season 2 - Episode 3)

Jarl Varg demands a new pair of hands but finds that metalworking has advanced only so far by the year 791. The other slaves hurt Orm's feelings.

The episode was rated 7.35 from 167 votes.

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#7 - The Thing (Season 2 - Episode 5)


A peasant revolt is short-lived. Arvid is a fugitive after violating the peace of the Thing. Frøya suspects Orm and Rufus of plotting with Jarl Varg.

The episode was rated 7.35 from 163 votes.

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#6 - Thin Up Top (Season 3 - Episode 1)

Sensitive about his hair loss, Varg reacts badly to a slight. In Norheim, Olav tries to make a man out of his brother Orm by betrothing him to Frøya.

The episode was rated 7.33 from 110 votes.

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#5 - Wedding and Sacrifice (Season 3 - Episode 3)


The wedding day of Orm and Frøya arrives, but the inexperienced groom needs some premarital education. Varg discovers that an old enemy is still alive.

The episode was rated 7.32 from 92 votes.

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#4 - The Funeral (Season 1 - Episode 3)

Chief Olav is badly hurt and seeks advice of the shaman. The power struggle is heating up in Norheim and the feckless brother Orm sees an opportunity to lead the village in an entirely new direction.

The episode was rated 7.30 from 243 votes.

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#3 - The Escape (Season 1 - Episode 2)


Rufus from Rome is struggling to present himself in his new role as slave and do not thrive with his life situation in Norheim. The positive Kark is institutionalized and try to add life to facilitate Rufus. The new life as a farm owner and husband are not quite as Arvid imagined. The search for an escaped slave reveals great magic, awaken interest in innovation in the village and forms new friendships. An event on the toilet pole takes the village to a new dramatic turn.

The episode was rated 7.28 from 289 votes.

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#2 - War Table (Season 3 - Episode 4)

Technical problems undermine Varg's war council strategy session. Liv plans to run off to Iceland with her ex, but a gift of jewelry changes her mind.

The episode was rated 7.21 from 89 votes.

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#1 - The Homecoming (Season 1 - Episode 1)


Premiere! Viking is an epic and humorous drama series set in the Viking Age. The year is 790 and we follow the everyday life of the Vikings in the village Norheim. Between power struggle, raids and battles in a tough time offers life of good friendship, celebration and love, while being challenged by new modern trends with the introduction of soft values ​​and art, bickering and jealousy, relationship problems and troublesome sibling relationship we know from modern times.

The episode was rated 7.17 from 367 votes.

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