Beowulf: Return to the Shieldlands Episode 1 Review

“Some say heroes are born, others are made.  I only ever knew one…” Beowulf is based on a legendary English poem.  In fact the oldest surviving long poem in Old English dating between the 8th century and 11th century.  The author is unknown but the events described in the poem have been dated by archaeologists to Scandinavia of the 6th century. The poem details 3 very specific battles in the…