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Believed to be first introduced in the Heian Period (794 to 1185), the nagamaki was a Japanese sword carried by many Samurai. The blade was forged to take down larger enemies and attack from a long-range. Discover how the nagamaki became a staple sword for Samurai living in feudal Japan, courtesy of American BladesPro. 
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Both a spiritual object and an effective weapon, the moro kris dagger is one of the world's most unique blades. Continue reading to learn about the intriguing history of this dagger and its symbolism within Indonesia, thanks to American BladesPro
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A menacing long sword that was wielded by several Swiss and German mercenaries, the Zweihander (A.K.A the Doppelhander 'double-hander' or Bihander 'two-hander') became an influential weapon throughout the 16th century. Learn more about the origin of this mighty sword and its various uses, courtesy of American BladesPro. 
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Carried by the fierce Scottish Highlanders from 1400-1700, the claymore has become well-known for its heavy blade and intimidating length. It's a sword so mighty, it takes two hands to wield. Discover the history of this amazing blade and what made it once of the most prolific weapons of its era, thanks to American BladesPro. 
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