Fighting with weapons

Discussion in 'Warfare' started by Svíar, 13 May 2014.

  1. Svíar

    Svíar Heroic Member Sustaining Member

    Let's post and share tips on fighting with weapons, all sorts.

    Non-western but still very good.
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  2. renownedwolf

    renownedwolf Heroic Member

    Technically that isn't a polehammer,(lucerne hammer or 'bec de corbin' crows beak) it is too short and lacks the spike on the end like pole axes, it's just a warhammer. A lot of those moves are more effective with a longer weapon but the principles remain the same. Though the likelihood would be that you would be armoured in a harness and facing similarly armed opponents could be quite high, so half-swording would be a likely technique for the sword wielder to get the point of the sword into gaps in the armour. Like this..

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    renownedwolf Heroic Member

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    renownedwolf Heroic Member

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