Did William Tell really shoot an apple off his son's head, like the Swiss legend says? We have looked into the facts to see what really happened. Find out which adaptation of the famous tale caused a big stir among viewers and why.
Throwing with a throwing knife is not as easy as it may seem at first glance, but with a little practice, you can do it. All you need are a few special knives and a target. We'll tell you how to choose the right throwing knife and how to use it.
If you are interested in the legendary Samurai, their weapons and armour, we have dedicated a few articles to those topics before. But there is one more, less popular subject relating to Ancient Japanese warfare - the Japanese infantry, consisting not only of the Samurai, but for the most part, of the so-called Ashigaru, foot soldiers recruited from broad strata of the population.
Are you looking for a sword for historical fencing or LARP events? Use our guide to help you choose the right weapon. You will find out what to watch out for, how to wield the sword and what to avoid.