nordic names

#1djrastahPosted 12/25/2011 3:10:29 PM
is it just me or anyone else annoyed at the embarasing lord of the rings type names in this freakin game makes me cringe.
#2schlaufuchsMIKEPosted 12/25/2011 3:12:39 PM
The names are inspired by the same nordic culture.
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#3djrastah(Topic Creator)Posted 12/25/2011 3:16:05 PM
suuper funny considering i live in sweden. hmmm americans in space
#4nyxavengerPosted 12/25/2011 6:56:27 PM
djrastah posted...
suuper funny considering i live in sweden. hmmm americans in space

Yggdrasil, Heimdall, Hel, Alfheim. these are all names straight out of norse mythology.

Ysgramor, Helgen, Hrothgar. these are names from skyrim

no similarites, right?

trolls gotta troll
#5Rougarou_31337Posted 12/25/2011 7:07:15 PM
djrastah posted...
suuper funny considering i live in sweden. hmmm americans in space

I read your post in my stereotypical Swedish accent. You're welcome.
#6howdyneighbor24Posted 12/25/2011 7:14:16 PM
Rougarou_31337 posted...
djrastah posted...
suuper funny considering i live in sweden. hmmm americans in space

I read your post in my stereotypical Swedish accent. You're welcome.


I now hear Swedish people posts as:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YPrfo8uO_Gs&NR=1

I think the problem with Skyrim Nordic names is that they try and create a new version by using a part of the original name (ASgard) and try and make a new one (SOVENgard)
#7ZephyrWind0205Posted 12/25/2011 7:26:51 PM
Didn't they say they were closely basing it on Nordic Mythology? So the similarities seem valid.
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#8Need4BieberPosted 12/25/2011 10:06:21 PM
Hrothgar was Actually a king in Beowolf...
Fun fact:)
#9whizzperPosted 12/25/2011 10:29:47 PM
howdyneighbor24 posted...
Rougarou_31337 posted...
djrastah posted...
suuper funny considering i live in sweden. hmmm americans in space

I read your post in my stereotypical Swedish accent. You're welcome.

I now hear Swedish people posts as:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YPrfo8uO_Gs&NR=1

I think the problem with Skyrim Nordic names is that they try and create a new version by using a part of the original name (ASgard) and try and make a new one (SOVENgard)


Sovengarde is more like Valhalla.
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#10lwantedzeroPosted 12/25/2011 10:39:33 PM

From: whizzper | #009
Sovengarde is more like Valhalla.


That's not the point.
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