In the Vinland Saga Merch store, you can find Vinland Saga Puzzles! The most popular puzzle game sold in a series of books! The Vinland Saga is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Makoto Yukimura. It follows the adventures of Erik the Red, son of Leif Ericson, who explored and settled in the new world of Vinland. While many of the story’s events are based on historical fact, some liberties have been taken so that it can be easily adapted into a period piece.