It was widely believed that the norse god odin or woden chased across the sky on stormy winter nights with a pack of baying hounds at his horses heels. Any one who saw the hunt might be carried off to a distant land while to speak with the huntsman was certain death
Freyja o Freya, es una de las diosas mayores en la mitología nórdica y germánica. En las Eddas es descrita como la diosa del amor, la belleza y la fertilidad. La gente la invocaba para obtener felicidad en el amor, asistir en los partos y para tener buenas estaciones. También era asociada con la guerra, la muerte, la magia, la profecía y la riqueza.
A "draugr" is an undead creature from Norse mythology. Draugar were believed to live in the graves of dead Vikings, being the body of the dead. As the graves of important men often contained a good amount of wealth, the draugr jealously guards his treasures, even after death. Draugar possess superhuman strength, can increase their size at will, and carry the unmistakable stench of decay.