We both advanced fast, and Thor did little raiding ineffective.
Then the fighting raged all over the map, as continuous waves of elephants and chariot archers attacked at my 3 TCs taking down one after the other. Don't know how, but I managed to rebuild every time and stay alive, clawing and biting.
This was the Ulfsark day, cause they hacked both elephants and chariot archers to bits, sustaining heavy losses, but still coming back for more.
This is the first time that I saw an Eggy get low on gold, and a Norse having better trade.