The Lost Vikings Trivia
1001 Video GamesThe Lost Vikings appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.
Browser versionBlizzard used to have a flash rendered demo of the game at http://www.blizzard.com/blizzclassic/vikingsdemo.shtml.
DialogueThere's all kinds of hidden dialog to the game if the Vikings are doing poorly. After being defeated constantly on a level, the Vikings will start talking about how difficult it is, insulting the player and even consulting Norse gods for additional inspiration.
ExtrasIncluded in the US DOS release was an 11x17" poster, "The Lost Vikings: Your Voyage to an Incredible Adventure Through Time."
Freeware releaseOn May 2, 2014, the game was released for free through Blizzard's online gaming platform Battle.net.
References to the gameIn World of Warcraft, there is a dungeon called "Uldaman" where the three vikings appear as NPCs (non-playable characters), related to a quest called "The Lost Dwarves".
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