God of War: Does the mixture of Norse and Greek mythology work?

God of War: Does the mixture of Norse and Greek mythology work?

Hello everyone and welcome to another post for Historia Gaming all about ‘God of War’ 2018. Today I will be talking about whether I think that the mixture of Greek and Norse mythology works in the latest game. Please note this is all my opinion so if you don't agree with me that is totally [...]

Historia Yorkshire: Richmond Castle

Historia Yorkshire: Richmond Castle

Hello everyone and welcome back to Historia Yorkshire where I discuss all things Yorkshire related. Today I will be talking about the beautiful Richmond Castle, one of the most complete 11th century fortresses in the whole country! In 1069 William the Conqueror defeated a rebellion in York which subsequently led to an event now called [...]

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey; The Temple of Athena Nike

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey; The Temple of Athena Nike

Hello everyone and welcome back to Ancient Greece! Today I will be discussing a beautiful temple on the Acropolis; the Temple of Athena Nike. In the 6th century BC, a cult dedicated to Athena Nike was established in Athens and a small temple was built which used Mycenaean fortifications. Though the original temple was sadly [...]

Historical Women: Elizabeth Barton, the Holy Maid of Kent

Historical Women: Elizabeth Barton, the Holy Maid of Kent

Imagine telling Henry VIII that if he married Anne Boleyn he would be dead a few months later... Can't picture it? Neither can I. After all, he was notorious for simply beheading people who said that. But what if those words came from a nun? A nun who prophesied and predicted, claiming that she had [...]