Originally Posted by zgodt
C) However -- why is it that the native tribes always need a white dude to save them? All their own warriors combined can't stand up to the vikings, but the 10-year old scrawny Scandinavian kid they rescue from the shipwreck is going to protect them single-handedly? Weak.
I believe, historically, the Indians (or Skraelings, as the Norsemen called them) put up a VERY good fight against the Vikings.