TV review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Violent, mature drama has amiable, legendary hero.

History Drama 2013

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 24 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 35 reviews

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age 18+

Horribly inaccurate show

Not for kids. I don't understand how it can have a tv-15 rating. It's woefully wrong about Norse mythology and the way the Norse and English lived. Not to mention how it constantly flip flops from here to there. This show bothered me so much not only with its historical inaccuracies, but with all the violent children deaths happening without any real remorse towards it. Like, "My kid just got chopped down, but who cares. Let's just continue to be Vikings, trahlada". (They never called themselves Vikings btw. So stupid.)

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 16+
I think it is good. But it is not for kids. Reasons :

This title has:

Great role models
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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