|King Of Asgard took form in 2008 by founder Karl Beckman after dissolving his latest musical projects. Teaming up with long time absent fellow worker, Karsten Larsson, once accomplice in the defunct vikinghorde Mithotyn. As a result, after years apart, the decision was made to go back to their roots both musically as well as heading for their Norse heritage in lyrical approach.
Said and done. With creativity flowing, numerous songs were written and on the 8th of January '09 KoA entered Lotang Studio for the recording of the debut demo, the seven tracker, "Prince of Märings". In late '09 J. Albrektsson joined the ranks on bass to strengthen the line-up further.