After nearly a century of escalating raids, the Vikings left an indelible stamp on Britannia, altering the course of its history forever. Not least of all culturally, as many smaller bands of Vikings had settled around the isles prior to Alfred’s defeat of the Great Viking army.

These smaller factions traded an existence of ceaseless conflict for a new life in Britannia, establishing their own petty principalities, intermarrying and ultimately becoming part of the warp-and-woof of Britannic life. This mingling of cultures, so emblematic of British history, helped create the rich melting-pot of attitudes, beliefs and language that has made the isles and their people so unique.

Some Vikings never truly settled however; their designs were grander, their hunger for conquest and greatness unquenched. These Sea Kings would continue their bellicose work, heedless of any decree from England’s upstart ruler…[1]


Cultural TraitsEdit

These warriors are born with oar in hand, ever afloat on a sea of opportunities. Missions will be issued tempting you to explore the points of the compass. Who knows what adventures – and plunder – await?

Why toil for yourself when others can do it for you? The Viking Sea Kings are adept at extracting tribute from other kingdoms, gaining unique bonuses.

The Viking Sea Kings are as at home on the high seas as others are on land. All their forces are immune to High Seas Attrition and Seasickness.

Unit RosterEdit



Total War Saga: Thrones of Britannia
Cultures The Anglo-SaxonsThe GaelsThe WelshThe Great Viking ArmyThe Viking Sea Kings
Playable Factions West SeaxeFlag TOB West Seaxe West SeaxeMierceFlag TOB Mierce MierceMideFlag TOB Mide MideCircennFlag TOB Circenn CircennGwinedFlag TOB Gwined GwinedStrat ClutFlag TOB Strat Clut Strat ClutNorthymbreFlag TOB Northymbre NorthymbreEast EngleFlag TOB East Engle East EngleDyflinFlag TOB Dyflin DyflinSudreyarFlag TOB Sudreyar Sudreyar
Other Factions NorseFlag TOB Norse NorseNormaundsFlag TOB Normaunds Normaunds