Featured Let the Viking Carnage Begin Recoil Staff November 4, 2016 Join the Conversation Another trailer for a forthcoming Viking movie from Russia has been released, and it looks…slaughterific? Apparently occurring (or at least beginning) in the vicinity of 10th century Kiev, the movie tells the tale of Vladimir of Novgorod, a Viking prince forced into exile after his brother is murdered. Described by Screen International as the “Russian Game of Thrones,” the film follows Prince Vladimir's escape from a murderous step-brother and eventual efforts to build a force of Varangians to regain his birthright. Somewhere in there it looks like they do battle with steppe nomads and Byzantine soldiers. Let the Viking Carnage Begin Find the movie on IMDB here: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5157456/. This seems like the perfect opportunity to wear a Til Valhall shirt. If you really want to get into character, take a Viking horn mug with you. It'll hold popcorn or soda easy. Another option of course is a Viking doorkicker patch, as is the Nordic Recon Power Tee. “A furore Normannorum libera nos, Domine.” And now a few words from the Hávamál. Maxims for All Men 80. Praise day at even, a wife when dead, a weapon when tried, a maid when married, ice when 'tis crossed, and ale when 'tis drunk. 81. Hew wood in wind, sail the seas in a breeze, woo a maid in the dark, — for day's eyes are many, — work a ship for its gliding, a shield for its shelter, a sword for its striking, a maid for her kiss; 82. Drink ale by the fire, but slide on the ice; buy a steed when 'tis lanky, a sword when 'tis rusty; feed thy horse neath a roof, and thy hound in the yard. 83. The speech of a maiden should no man trust nor the words which a woman says; for their hearts were shaped on a whirling wheel and falsehood fixed in their breasts. 84. Breaking bow, or flaring flame, ravening wolf, or croaking raven, routing swine, or rootless tree, waxing wave, or seething cauldron, 85. flying arrows, or falling billow, ice of a nighttime, coiling adder, woman's bed-talk, or broken blade, play of bears or a prince's child, 86. sickly calf or self-willed thrall, witch's flattery, new-slain foe, brother's slayer, though seen on the highway, half burned house, or horse too swift — be never so trustful as these to trust. 87. Let none put faith in the first sown fruit nor yet in his son too soon; whim rules the child, and weather the field, each is open to chance. 88. Like the love of women whose thoughts are lies is the driving un-roughshod o'er slippery ice of a two year old, ill-tamed and gay; or in a wild wind steering a helmless ship, or the lame catching reindeer in the rime-thawed fell. Explore RECOILweb:Want to REALLY drive?New Glock 26 Slide Blanks from KE ArmsHonor Defense Rolls Out Ambi SafetiesMiddle-Aged Power Struggle NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOILFor years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Get your pack of 50 Print-at-Home targets when you subscribe to the RECOIL email newsletter. We'll send you weekly updates on guns, gear, industry news, and special offers from leading manufacturers - your guide to the firearms lifestyle.You want this. Trust Us.