Vikings: Season 6

Vikings: Season 6

Vikings: Season 6

Season 6 begins six months after the battle of Kattegat and Bjorn is now King. As he struggles with the responsibilities of kingship, he finds he can’t rely on his mother. Ivar falls into the hands of the Kievan Rus, and in their ruthless and unpredictable ruler, Prince Oleg, he may finally have met his match.

The series is released in two parts - episodes 1-10 in early 2020, and episodes 11-20 on December 30 2020.

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EPISODE 6.1
5 December 2020

New Beginnings

It’s six months after the battle of Kattegat and Bjorn is now King. As he struggles with the responsibilities of kingship, he finds he can’t rely on his mother. Ivar falls into the hands of... MORE the Kievan Rus, and in their ruthless and unpredictable ruler, Prince Oleg, he may finally have met his match.

EPISODE 6.2
5 December 2020

The Prophet

Messengers arrive in Kattegat with news that presents Bjorn with a dilemma. Prince Oleg of Kiev seems untroubled by his conscience. Lagertha has settled into her new, peaceful life, but danger lurks nearby.

EPISODE 6.3
5 December 2020

Ghosts, Gods, and Running Dogs

Lagertha is forced to take action. In Kiev, although Oleg continues to be friendly, Ivar is aware of the threat which Oleg poses to the vulnerable young heir to the throne. Bjorn has answered the... MORE call and come to the aid of an old enemy.

EPISODE 6.4
5 December 2020

All the Prisoners

Lagertha leads her village's response to the recent attacks, but despite her best efforts, the consequences are tragic. Olaf has a bold new plan for the future of Norway. Ivar discusses Oleg's ambitions for Scandinavia.

EPISODE 6.5
5 December 2020

The Key

As Norway’s Kings and Jarls arrive at Harald’s territory for the election of the King of all Norway, Olaf is certain of the result, however, it may not go as smoothly as he believes. Lagertha’s... MORE village is anxious in anticipation of another attack and she is relieved when Gunnhild arrives with re-enforcements. In Kiev, Igor and Ivar engage in subterfuge and Ivar is stunned when he encounters a ghost from his past.

EPISODE 6.6
5 December 2020

Death and the Serpent

Bjorn is forced to act quickly in the aftermath of the election for the king of all Norway. The Bandits attack Lagertha’s village again confident of an easy victory. However, when the defense boils down... MORE to single combat with Lagertha, victory seems less likely. In Kattegat, haunted and paranoid, Hvitserk continues to unravel.

EPISODE 6.7
5 December 2020

The Ice Maiden

Bjorn returns to Kattegat. Harald gains a measure of revenge on Olaf. In Kiev, interesting news reaches Ivar and Igor about Prince Dir.

EPISODE 6.8
5 December 2020

Valhalla Can Wait

Bjorn faces a difficult decision; Ubbe and Torvi leave Kattegat in search of new lands and perhaps old friends; Oleg's plans for the invasion of Scandinavia take shape; King Harald is baffled by the origin... MORE of a mysterious raiding party.

EPISODE 6.9
5 December 2020

Resurrection

In Iceland, Ubbe and Torvi finally meet a mysterious wanderer. Bjorn is forced to re-think who his enemies are when Erik returns from a scouting mission with worrying information. Bjorn will need allies, but he... MORE may not be able to convince his old foe, King Harald, to join forces in the face of the new threat. Ivar is reunited with someone close to him.

EPISODE 6.10
5 December 2020

The Best Laid Plans

Ivar and Igor may be plotting against Oleg, but they're still part of the force that departs Kiev to invade Scandinavia. King Harald and King Bjorn begin furious preparations for the invasion.

EPISODE 6.11
6 January 2021

King of Kings

In Iceland, Ubbe learns the truth about Kjetill and has a difficult decision to make. Back in Norway, the battle against the Rus has had grave consequences. But re-enforcements have arrived, and Bjorn has an... MORE idea that may yet save the day.

EPISODE 6.12
6 January 2021

All Change

The mood has changed when the Rus army returns to Kiev and Oleg isolates Ivar. But Dir confirms that he’s mustering a force to overthrow Oleg and Ivar is part of the plan. Ubbe and... MORE a group of settlers depart Iceland, in search of the Golden Land.

EPISODE 6.13
13 January 2021

The Signal

It’s Election Day in Kattegat and all eyes are on the voting. But strangers arriving at the harbormay force an unexpected outcome. Meanwhile, Ivar receives the signal from Prince Dir that his forces are ready... MORE to challenge Oleg.

EPISODE 6.14
20 January 2021

Lost Souls

Prince Igor receives a hero’s welcome in Novgorod but back in Kiev the mood is darker: Prince Oleg will not be giving up the fight. Meanwhile, Ubbe’s settlers are overjoyed to find land, but it’s... MORE not the Golden Land they expected.

EPISODE 6.15
27 January 2021

All at Sea

Ubbe, Torvi, and Othere barely escape with their lives when a fight breaks out in Greenland, then they are faced with a new dilemma.

EPISODE 6.16
3 February 2021

The Final Straw

Out in the open sea, Ubbe and the settlers are at the mercy of the elements. Tension mounts between Ubbe and Othere and when baby Ragnar begins to weaken, it’s the final straw for Ubbe.... MORE Meanwhile, Ivar and Hvitserk return to Kattegat.

EPISODE 6.17
10 February 2021

The Raft of Medusa

When King Alfred of Wessex hears about the arrival of the sons of Ragnar, with an army, he knows he must take drastic action. So as the Viking army makes camp and lies in wait,... MORE Alfred and his army abandon the Royal Villa and march to meet them.

EPISODE 6.18
17 February 2021

It's Only Magic

Ubbe and the settlers find land, but soon realize they’re not alone. In Wessex, King Alfred has mustered a large force to meet the Vikings. Meanwhile, in Kattegat, Erik realizes that Ingrid has been using... MORE her powers against him.

EPISODE 6.19
24 February 2021

The Lord Giveth

In the new land, Ubbe and the settlers engage in careful diplomacy when they are surrounded by the locals. In Wessex, the Vikings ambush the Saxon army, but Alfred is convinced the Lord is with... MORE his army and refuses to retreat.

EPISODE 6.20
3 March 2021

The Last Act

The epic saga which began with Ragnar Lothbrok, the first Viking hero to emerge from the mists of myth and legend, comes to an end in a spectacular and shocking series finale which finds tragedy... MORE striking in the new land and in England.

Vikings: Season 6 / Reviews

Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

The thrills take their time, but when they come, they come with a mighty rush.

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Salon

Salon

What it says about leadership and power is worth looking at.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

A new king, new villain, and familiar problems.

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IGN

IGN

Introduces some wicked new wild cards while teasing future conflicts.

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