The King – Young Henry V

I really do hope that Netflix keeps investing in these historical warrior period pieces. Even if they aren’t as accurate as they could be it’s exciting to see them reenacted on the big screen, including these sequences of the Hundred Years War. Henry V was a short lived ruler but is celebrated as one of the greatest warrior kings of medieval England.

Vikings Season 6 Trailer

How long has it been since we saw any information about this conclusive six season. The show is coming out in December and we haven’t seen any updates to this epic tale. I know the fifth season didn’t get as much acclaim as prior seasons, but I’m still excited to see how they wrap up all these characters stories in the coming twenty episodes.

Historical Warrior Illustration Series Part XXXV

Luca Tarlazzi

I have been stumbling across this artists work for a while now without knowing who’s work I was looking at. Now I’ve finally figured it out and can represent him here in the collection of historical warriors. Some of the work is a little more digital and stylized then I’m used to, but I still appreciate the mood and creativity. You can find more of his work at
https://lucatarlazzi.com/

Archaeology Magazine Part VI

https://www.archaeology.org/issues/314-1811

This article exemplifies how the Roman Empire was made strong by its diversity of cultures and people. The idea of engineering roads, that amazing fit which helped spread Roman influence and armies ever outward, may have started with its neighboring tribes by way of Greece. The construction of roads represented the ultimately tool which eventually helped tie all the people it called citizen from the east to the west . It’s an important lesson to remember that while the armies of the past have faded to fantasy these roads still spread across the land.

Kingdom Season 1 Trailer

If you haven’t given this historical fictitious Korean zombie apocalypse show a try I recommend it. While there are definitely aspects of it that could be improved the mixture of genres fit my fancy, as well as those of my female roommates. Swords and zombies that make ladies want to watch more says it all.