Random fighting tidbits & resources

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Re: Random fighting tips & resources

Post by higgins » 22 Jan 2016, 18:18

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Happens more often than you'd think.
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Re: Random fighting tips & resources

Post by Marras » 23 Jan 2016, 18:49

:lol:
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Re: Random fighting tidbits & resources

Post by higgins » 20 Apr 2016, 15:44

Nobles and nobility. This is more aimed at re-enactors, but a valid point to consider when making up worlds for role-playing campaigns as well: http://knyghterrant.com/index.php/2016/ ... -nobility/
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Re: Random fighting tidbits & resources

Post by higgins » 16 Oct 2016, 03:13

I'm just gonna go and post this everywhere. Such a classic Jake! :lol:

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Re: Random fighting tidbits & resources

Post by higgins » 26 Oct 2016, 10:18

Horn composite crossbow vs shield:

youtu.be/G2Rl9DLUfao
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Re: Random fighting tidbits & resources

Post by higgins » 16 Aug 2017, 10:14

Tobias Capwell is answering questions on Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/AskHistorians/ ... ly_combat/
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Re: Random fighting tidbits & resources

Post by nemedeus » 20 Aug 2017, 18:20


youtu.be/fZDlRQZb5us

i know you shouldn't compare yourself with others too much, but damn, i feel inadequate right now.
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Re: Random fighting tidbits & resources

Post by nemedeus » 24 Aug 2017, 09:00

"First Rule of War Club: Don't fight in the War Room" - Clint Eastwood, 1920
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Re: Random fighting tidbits & resources

Post by higgins » 06 Jan 2018, 09:15

We finally found out what the raised hand is for!

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Re: Random fighting tidbits & resources

Post by Agamemnon » 06 Jan 2018, 19:24

Huh. It all makes sense now.
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