Back cover summary: Sail the "whale's track," as Vikings called the ocean, in search of Prodi's flour -- gold! Raid coastal towns from England to North Africa, and seek adventure by land and sea! Blood feuds await you in your native land when you return. Count booty and trade for silk and fine weapons! Berserks and trollwise wizards, runaway Thralls and banished warriors -- all these characters, plus the kings and gods of Norse legend come alive in VIKINGS!
A role playing campaign set in the Europe and North Africa of 768-1066 A.D., VIKINGS pits adventurers against sea serpents and land dragons, warriors and shamans. Frost Giants and jealous gods!
Inside Vikings, you'll find:
Complete Rolemaster and Fantasy Hero FRP gaming statistics, including tables and charts.
Statistics for NPCs, including Viking warriors, Shamans, Berserks, Wizards, and Leechs (healers).
Detailed campaign background information on the world of the Norsemen and their formidable foes!
Gamemaster guidelines to run quests set in the age and lands of the Vikings, or in another campaign setting (such as Shadow World),
3 detailed adventures set in historical perspective, including a pirate adventure on the high seas.
User summary: Vikings, also known as Vikings: Background and Adventures in the Era of the Norsemen for Rolemaster and Fantasy Hero, is Campaign Classic published by Iron Crown Enterprises.
The book involves a list of character types, a description of Viking culture, a description of Viking magic and superstition, historical information, maps, animal and monster statistics, a list of Viking gods and giants, three game scenarios, and a list of Viking non-player characters.