In Northgard you have to choose a Clan. It works similar to Factions/Races in other RTS Games.
|Fenrir||Clan of the Wolf|
|Eikthyrnir||Clan of the Stag|
|Heidrun||Clan of the Goat|
|Huginn and Muninn||Clan of the Raven|
|Bjarki||Clan of the Bear|
Note: There will be more clans in the finished game