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Einherjar the Vikings of Reykjavík Berserkers worked themselves into a rage before battle, but some think that they might have consumed drugged foods. -----(Viking Blog: elDrakkar.blogspot.com)

m Ranger chainmail 2 axes snow forest Einherjar the Vikings of Reykjavík Berserkers worked themselves into a rage before battle, but some think that they might have consumed drugged foods.

Berserkers (or berserks) were Norse warriors who are primarily reported in the Old Norse literature to have fought in a nearly uncontrollable, trance-like fury, a characteristic which later gave rise to the English word berserk. Berserkers are attested to in numerous Old Norse sources. It has been suggested they consumed hallucinogens before battle, particularly the mushroom amanita muscaria.

Berserkers (or berserks) were Norse warriors who are primarily reported in the Old Norse literature to have fought in a nearly uncontrollable, trance-like fury, a characteristic which later gave rise to the English word berserk. Berserkers are attested to