01:09 — Learn about the talwar, a curved sword brought to India by travelers.
01:02 — Take a closer look at the Ashanti sword used in warfare and known for bearing symbolic designs.
01:01 — Take a closer look at the panabas sword and its capabilities.
00:46 — Get the facts about the sickle-shaped knife that originated in Central Africa.
01:26 — Get the facts about the Renaissance-era sword known for its distinctive hand guard.
01:24 — Learn the basics about these traditional Chinese weapons.
01:12 — Learn the facts about the origin and purpose of this West African blade.
The judges take a closer look at the contestants' butterfly swords in this bonus scene from Season 3, Episode 3, "Butterfly Swords."
It's down to design and finish as the judges critique the finalists' falcatas in this bonus scene from Season 3, Episode 4, "The Falcata."
Host Wil Willis and judge Doug Marcaida join judge J. Neilson in his home forge to learn to create their own blades in this web exclusive.
Judge David Baker shows host Wil Willis the best techniques for proper use of the grinder in this web exclusive.
Judge David Baker shows host Wil Willis how to properly use the quench in this web exclusive.
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- Premiered: June 22, 2015
- Rating: None
- 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)