I Clovis, believe we shall all accept Christianity as our religion. Everyone must follow my religion!
I am known as "The Hammer" for my military strength on the battlefield. My partner and I are very tough.
Can I please be the next king?
I must receive something in return.
In this scene, Clovis who was the 1st Frankish king to accept Christianity after winning a battle, was known be greedy and mean.
I have to become more powerful, and the only way to do that is by conquering weaker lands.
In this picture, Charles Martel, "The Hammer" was known for his military abilities. He was a very strong and fierce leader at the time.
We must have an attack plan in order to beat the Basques.
As you can see, Pepin "the short" is trying to make a deal with the pope so he can be the next king. As an effect of this, he then started a new line of kings or dynasty
Is dividing the empire a smart choice or something I will regret?
The son of Pepin, Charles the Great "Charlemagne" started ruling in 786. He believed that he was able to conquered some of the weaker lands in order to gain more power for himself. Because of this he soon started to rule most of western Europe
Roland believe that he must have an attack plan in order to beat the Basques or Spain. His attack made his story into a legend.
In this scene, Louis the Pious is deciding if dividing the empire among his three sons, Charles the Bald, Louis the German and Lothair. In the end he ended up dividing the empire which was a bad decision.