In Norse mythology, Valkyries are the maidens following Odin‘s orders, and roaming the battlefields, deciding which warrior’s soul to take with them to Valhalla. Valhalla is a hall in Asgard where brave souls of warriors went, feasting with the great god Odin. Valkyries look fierce in the battlefield, while in Valhalla, they are the ones attending to the warriors’ needs, serving them while partying and feasting with Odin.

Below are some of the great renditions and illustrations of a Valkyrie, each art done by talented artists from DeviantArt. So, take a look at the illustrations below and make sure to visit each artist‘s page. Believe me, these artists really are great and talented! Enjoy! 🙂
Gatherer of Souls by Kaizeru

Valkyrie Soul Reaper  by soaro

Valkyrie by Xaede

Valkyrie by Near-Zero

Valkyrie by LivingHorus

Valkyrie by Edli

Valkyrie by CarrieBest

Valkyrie by artstain

The Cry of the Valkyrie by MiSeRyBusiness1214

Valkyrie by yigitkoroglu

There, awesome illustrations, right?

These are the different impressions for the Valkyries. Just remember to ask the artist’s permissions first before downloading any of these. Credits to all the artists here! 🙂