Battle of Teutoburg Forest


by The Creative Assembly
published on 23 January 2014

This is an artistic 3D impression of what the Battle of Teutoburg Forest (September, 9 CE) may have looked like.

Germanic tribesmen led by Arminius wear down the Roman column, as its general Varus is trying to lead it back to safety. The engagement ended in a crushing Roman defeat.

Help us write more

We're a small non-profit organisation run by a handful of volunteers. Each article costs us about $50 in history books as source material, plus editing and server costs. You can help us create even more free articles for as little as $5 per month, and we'll give you an ad-free experience to thank you! Become a Member

Image License

Copyright: You cannot use, copy, distribute, or modify this item without explicit permission from the author.

Read the licensing terms for more information on how to use this image legally.

Commercial Use

For commercial use, please contact the editors by email () to discuss whether this image can be licensed.

If you are not sure whether your project is commercial then please also get in touch for clarification.