Archive - Apr 8, 2011

Welcome Incipient Shire of Villaleon

THL Thorvald Thorolfsson, Northern Deputy Kingdom Seneschalfor the Kingdom of the Outlands, reports that Their Majesties Boleslav and Astridr have recognized Villaleon as an Incipient Shire of the Society for Creative Anachronism.

Historical mistakes in "The Eagle"

In an article for the Guardian, culture reporter Charlotte Higgins explores mistakes made in the recent film, The Eagle, based on the book The Eagle of the Ninth, about the search for the lost legionary standard of the Roman Ninth Legion.