Viggen High School is a minor school in Girls und Panzer that first appears in supplemental material and is mentioned in the Tankathlon tournament bracket in Girls und Panzer: Ribbon Warrior.
Behavior & Policy
Students share a mentality of focusing on practicality, reliability, and simple appearances. They also have interests in home economics and interior design classes are very high. Although relatively competent and enthusiastic the Sensha-dō team lacks of people and tanks which cause them problem to enter into tournaments.
Their main force consists of Stridsvagn m/42 medium tanks and Stridsvagn m/40 light tanks as a supplement.
No mentions of their tactics are made.
Their schoolship's appeareance is unknown.
Their Sensha-Dō uniform consist into a spike-horned helmet, a viking-style lamellar armor on a white long sleeve shirt, a white skirt and black boots.
Based in the Niigata Prefecture the story of the school begin in 1775 when Swedish Botanist Carl Peter Thunberg arrived in Japan to study Japanese flora. The school first began as a botany-focused institution founded to organize and teach Thurnberg’s field research along with the flora of the world, but then gradually a woodworking and eventually an industrial class was introduced.
63ʳᵈ National High School Sensha-dō Tournament
Viggen High School did not participate in the 63ʳᵈ National High School Sensha-dō Tournament.
The overall commander of Viggen High School, she commands an Strv m/40 light tank.
- Their logo consists on Viggen written with the two letter HS under (for High School) on a shield filled with Blue & White with a laurel crown and a lightning that cross the logo.
- In Swedish, Viggen means lightning (could be also named after the Swedish combat aircraft Saab 37 Viggen)
- The laurel is maybe a reference to the laurel tiara worn be the Swedish Crown Princess.
- The interior design classes is a reference to IKEA a Swedish company specialized in ready-to-assemble home accessories created in 1943.
- Viggen's commander is named after "Semla", a traditional sweet roll made in Scandinavia and Baltic Countries.
- The commander might also been named after Selma Lagerlöf, a famous Swedish author.
|Schools in Girls und Panzer ☰|
|Schools in The Anime Series||Anzio Girls High School ♦ Kuromorimine Girls Academy ♦ Ooarai Girls Academy ♦ Pravda Girls High School ♦ Saunders University High School ♦ St. Gloriana Girls College|
|Schools in Der Film||Chi-Ha-Tan Academy ♦ Jatkosota High School ♦ All-Stars University Team|
|Schools in The Mangas||BC Freedom High School ♦ Bellwall Academy ♦ Bonple High School ♦ Gilbert High School ♦ Maginot Girls' Academy ♦ Tategoto High School ♦ Tatenashi Girls High School ♦ West Kureoji Grona High School|
|Schools in Supplemental Material||Blue Division High School ♦ Count High School ♦ Gregor High School ♦ Koala Forest High School ♦ Maple High School ♦ Viggen High School ♦ Viking Fisheries High School ♦ Waffle Academy ♦ Yogurt Academy|