Forged in Fire

  • 2015
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

A series in which each episode pits four master bladesmiths against each other as they create cutting-edge weapons that harken back to the past.

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Bonus: Tour Chris and Jeremiah's Home Forges
03:10 — Chris Rowley and Jeremiah Backhaus offer personal tours of their home forges in this bonus clip from Season 4.
Bonus: Tour David and Brian's Home Forges
02:35 — David Rodley and Brian Wrongholt offer personal tours of their home forges in this bonus clip from Season 4.
Bonus: Tour Neil and Theo's Home Forges
02:08 — Neil Kamimura and Theo Nazz offer personal tours of their home forges in this bonus clip from Season 4.
Bonus: What Is the Kpinga?
01:10 — Get fast facts about the history and utility of the kpinga, an ancient Nubian weapon used by professionals soldiers of an African kingdom.
Bonus: What Is the Kampilan?
01:11 — Get fast facts about the history and utility of the traditional Filipino long sword known as the kampilan.
Bonus: What is the Gladiators' Scissor?
01:10 — Discover the history of the distinctive bladed weapon wielded by a class of Roman gladiators.
Khanda Deliberation, Round 2
After testing the contestants' forged weapons with handles, the judges evaluate each weapon in this bonus scene from "The Khanda."
Bonus: What Is a Ngombe Ngulu?
01:09 — Get fast facts about the curved, deadly Congolese weapon known as the "executioner's sword."
Bonus: What Is a Nzappa Zap?
01:13 — Get fast facts about the hatchet-like Congolese weapon known as the Nzappa zap.
Bonus: What Is a Sword Breaker?
01:08 — Learn the basics about the dagger used to literally break swords during the Medieval period.
Bonus: What Is the Charay?
01:16 — Get some fast facts about the sword used by traders to defend their goods.
Bonus: Wil Willis on the Principles of Forging
01:15 — "Forged in Fire" host Wil Willis outlines the core principles at the heart of forging weapons in this exclusive clip.
Bonus: Wil Willis on the Job of the Blacksmith
01:43 — "Forged in Fire" host Wil Willis explains the principles that the show's participants are seeking to uphold when they forge weapons in this exclusive (more…)
What is the Cinquedea?
01:05 — Learn about the cinquedea, a sword with a dagger that is "five fingers" wide.
What Is the Talwar?
01:09 — Learn about the talwar, a curved sword brought to India by travelers.
Bonus: What Is the Akrafena?
01:02 — Take a closer look at the Ashanti sword used in warfare and known for bearing symbolic designs.
Bonus: What Is the Panabas?
01:01 — Take a closer look at the panabas sword and its capabilities.
Bonus: What Is A Makraka?
00:46 — Get the facts about the sickle-shaped knife that originated in Central Africa.
Bonus: What Is A Katzbalger?
01:26 — Get the facts about the Renaissance-era sword known for its distinctive hand guard.
Bonus: What Are Deer Horn Knives?
01:24 — Learn the basics about these traditional Chinese weapons.
Bonus: What Is An Ida Sword?
01:12 — Learn the facts about the origin and purpose of this West African blade.
Forged in Fire Season 4
Each episode of Forged in FireTM follows four master competitors as they put their skills and reputations on the line, trying to avoid elimination and (more…)
Forged in Fire Season 4
Each episode of Forged in FireTM follows four master competitors as they put their skills and reputations on the line, trying to avoid elimination and (more…)
Bonus: All About David Baker
02:49 — His swords and props have been a part of big-budget films and TV shows for years. However, Dave Baker actually got his Hollywood start on the other s (more…)
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  • Premiered: June 22, 2015
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A series in which each episode pits four master bladesmiths against each other as they create cutting-edge weapons that harken back to the past. (more)

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