The noble art of fencing excellently shenaniganised with motion capture by Fencing Visualised Project.
An action-packed recut by video editor Clara Darko combining 60 of cinema’s most celebrated duelling scenes into one epic überbarney.
Full list of the films featured here.
Hollywood swordsmith Tony Swatton and his team take on Sephiroth’s Japanese nodachi blade from Final Fantasy VII.
Previously: Forging Blades Of Chaos
(Thanks Sam Nachbar)
Hollywood propmaster and blacksmith, Tony Swatton recreates Kratos’ Blades of Chaos from God of War.
Previously: Forging Sting
Master swordsmith and propsmaster (Pirates of the Caribbean, X-Men, Spider-Man, The Hunger Games, The Matrix) Tony Swatton has a swing at Bilbo Baggin’s blue-glowing elvish blade.
Previously: Forging Mjolnir
Ninja up your bookcase with this katana sword yoke – available from March for $30.
‘Modern samurai’ Isao Machii shows off his extraordinary sword skills by completing a series of progressively more difficult tasks, including slicing an Airsoft pellet in half, mid flight.
As one Youtube commenter points out: ‘I’m not sure I could hit half of those with a grenade.’