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3 Important Characteristics Separating Display from Functional Swords

Posted by Sword N Armory on Sep 4th 2019

3 Important Characteristics Separating Display from Functional Swords
Sword collection displays can be quite interesting to say the least. Sword collectors will tell you that there are a variety of different sword types and many times there’s a meaning as well as a history or some story behind a sword.Swords at one time were commonly used for fighting. They were used as weapons and were quite sharp, and could cause a great deal of damage. Sword fighting was quite common in European countries. Viking Swords, Scottish Swords, and Knight Swords are all examples of Di
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Next Level of Purchasing a Sword

Posted by Sword N Armory on Sep 4th 2019

Next Level of Purchasing a Sword
Purchasing a sword can be an interesting task for someone who hasn't bought one before. Whether you’re purchasing the sword for a beautiful display piece, part of a costume, or for the functionality of it, there are lots of things to keep in mind. Three of the most common mistakes people make when they are new at purchasing swords have to deal with their maintenance, display, and its purpose. This guide will help you along the way so you get the right weapon.Sword MaintenanceIf you are pur
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Sword Battle: Conan The Barbarian vs. Achilles The Destroyer

Posted by Sword N Armory on Sep 4th 2019

Sword Battle: Conan The Barbarian vs. Achilles The Destroyer
Most people realize that mighty warriors such as Conan the Barbarian and Achilles were fictional characters from the ancient past. There’s no historical evidence to support the existence of these two mighty heroes. However, their tales of battle, conquests, and exploits are inspiring and amazing to legions of fans.So, if Conan and Achilles met each other in a fight to the death, who would win? Would it be the brute force tactics of Conan and his broad sword? Would the supreme speed and agility o
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Swords: The Handle Can Make A Difference

Posted by Sword N Armory on Sep 4th 2019

Swords: The Handle Can Make A Difference
When it comes to understanding how to wield a sword properly, it all comes down to understanding the different types of handles that the sword is made with in the first place. For each different type sword, there’s a different type of handle. This in turn will have a direct impact on the way that you hold it and thus, the way that you use it.One of the most popular types of swords is the sabre. This is a large sword, usually with a double edge, that has a rather large handle that your entire han
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Cosplay Etiquette: 5 Rules to Follow when Participating

Posted by Sword N Armory on Sep 4th 2019

Cosplay Etiquette: 5 Rules to Follow when Participating
Cosplay is one of the world's largest growing phenomena's. Cosplay (for those who aren't educated on the meaning) is an interpretive art form in which individuals dress up like, or create extravagant costumes, a certain character from a movie, TV series, or novel. Most people spend large amounts of time and effort re-creating a character that they can personify in the form of a costume or with particular props. The craftsmanship and articulation you will find in any one cosplayer's wardrobe is t
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