Fantasy Swords and Weapons
Weapons and Swords are no longer a necessity of life. When they were critical for survival they were made with one thing in mind. That was the ability to fight. In todays world the hand combat weapon has become a collectible where people will display them for pleasure and aesthetics. And with the tremendous growth of fantasy in books and film these weapons have taken on a wonderful variety of shapes and sizes. No longer is the sword or other type of weapon limited to the art and skill of a blacksmith. Nowadays if someone can imagine a weapon it can be made.
Draco Twin Fantasy Dagger Set Silver Two blades are always better than one, and this is no exception to that. The twin elegant fantasy blades are made of stainless steel. The cast metal guard and pommel are created with intricate details, as the pommel is fashioned in the form of claws. The pommel and guard have a silver finish to them. The black handle has been contoured for supreme comfort. Large dagger is 8 1/4 inches overall, small dagger is 5 1/4 inches overall. Comes with custom sheath to hold both daggers.
3pc Set of Ninja Fantasy Throwing Spears Spikes Quills A 3 piece set of 6" ninja throwing spears with wrist sheath attachment!
Fantasy Dragon Axe Black w/ Display Stand Why waste valuable space with unnoticeable knick-knacks when you can turn heads? This fantasy display piece offers an unbelievable amount of unique features. The handle is sculpted into a scaled dragon neck with open mouth dragon pommel. The 6 3/4 stainless steel black axe offers fierce laser etchings with a fantasy flare. Includes a tabletop display stand. 11 3/4 overall
This the Fantasy Alien Skull Battle Axe. The Axe is a perfect wall hanger with a surprising good balance. The back of the Aliens head detaches to become a savage one handed dagger.The amount of blades on this Axe makes it a formidable weapon, no matter what the opposition.
Winged Fantasy Sword with Blue Blade This is one of the most distinctive fantasy swords to hit the market in years, and it is just waiting for you to add it to your fantasy collection. This sword features an innovative blue stainless steel blade design that accents the power, look, and feel of this intimidating collectible weapon. The uniquely crafted cast metal handle offers an eye-catching winged guard that further marks the collectability of this amazing piece. This sword measures 47" overall in length and includes a wood display plaque. Tomahawk, XL1217.
The black Dragon Claw finger armor ring features intricately detailed cast metal construction with a ferocious 2 inch black finished stainless steel fantasy blade. This savage accessory has an overall length of 5 1/2 inches and features riveted joints that allow for smooth movement.
Loved Kill Bill? Just gotta get all of the Kill Bill memorabilia. Well no collection is complete without the sword that made the movie a classic. This sword is awesome to see and even better to hold. The sword is solidly made and even has a good balance and extended handle for swift and powerful moves. You just cannot face the Crazy 88 without a worthy sword.
New stuff about fantasy swords and weapons:
The Final Fantasy Buster Sword - I take a closer look at this enormous sword and I have dug up some videos showing the sword and even some home made versions of it.
25 Years of Fantasy swords in the Movies - It pretty much started with Conan and Schwarzenegger in 1982 and since then we have gotten a lot of great characters and a lot of great fantasy swords Read the article
Some Specific Fantasy Swords:
The Movies and Fantasy Weapons - The movies, being a visual art, have done a lot when it comes to experimenting with and creating fantasy weapons. And there are many fine examples of this ranging from Conan to Final Fantasy . Check out the Final fantasy Swords
Video Games and Fantasy Weapons - Video games have taken the art of creating fantasy weapons even further than the movies have taken them. Here is an article, with pictures and explanations of some of the best weapons from video games
How to Make a Cardboard Katana:
Four Cardboard Swords
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Make a Spartan 300 Warrior Sword out of cardboard This is a tutorial with video that shows you how to make a nice looking Spartan sword out of cardboard. It is very strong and easy to make. Should take you less than 2 hours depending on the glue drying time. How to Make a Spartan Sword
Make a Spartan Shield
This is a great looking shield that is creative and easy to make. It looks just like the shields in the movie 300. Complete tutorial with video. How to make a Spartan Shield