Volume 1 of Vic the Viking! Vic is a 10-year-old boy who happens to be the son of Halvar the Viking Chief. Halvar tries desperately to teach his son the true Viking way of life. To his amazement Vic shows little enthusiasm for physical activities and prefers peaceful solutions instead of fighting. Together they get involved in thrilling adventures accompanied by a colorful crew of burly Vikings. In all their challenges they can count on Vic to save the day! Vic is not big or strong for his age but the Vikings can always rely on his brainpower to untangle the most complicated situations. When Vic is trying to conjure up an idea the young hero just rubs his nose, then as soon as the idea has hatched he snaps his fingers and is surrounded by sparks!