Ancient Viking warrior considered a paragon of Norse masculinity by historians, turns out to have female genes

My favorite detail is that she was buried with game pieces on her lap, suggesting that she was a tactician


@witchfynder_finder dunno how nerdy you can get in ancient Norseland and still get a warrior's burial

@DialMforMara She could have been a mighty warrior and ALSO a big nerd

"Bury me with my sworde and yon D&D character sheetes"

@witchfynder_finder @DialMforMara In that day, they only had LADRP games - Life-and-death Role Play.

@ansugeisler @witchfynder_finder Andrew Hussie came up with FLARP for this—the F stands for fatal, I think

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