Merovius descends upon Gaul, setting the stage for his son's conquest over both Roman and Visigoth armies.
Saxon pirates ravage the British coast.
The primal pagan rites of the Lombards.
The Vandals infiltrate the Roman borders in northern Gaul and sweep into Spain.
Vikings become agents of social and political change.
Huns fall upon Europe like the vengeance of God.
Mongols swarm out of the east, overwhelming the Ottoman Empire.
Goths maintain Roman art and culture as the Empire fades away.