About Daggers and Grips in the Medieval Treatises

Further to what I was blathering on about yesterday - here's Matt Easton talking about the ice-pick grip versus the hammer grip. Some great information on why either grip can be used, and some historical context for both.

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A video on strength in swordplay

Take a look at this - something to think about when you're writing about swordwielders 🙂 Long story short, swordplay requires a certain amount of basic strength, but after that, swordplay requires skill and dexterity. Skallagrim has an enormous number of really...

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