Warhorse: Cavalry in Ancient Warfare by Phil Sidnell
Medieval Warhorse: Origin, Development and Redevelopment by R. Davis
Medieval Warfare: A...
The shieldwall of dark age warfare isn't the same tactic as the modern police one. If you studied the period you would know that.
If you are a student as you claim. I think you should actually go study then. Rather than making a fool of yourself in public on a daily basis...
The short answer is stirrups. That's right we didn't have stirrups until the medieval period. Once they arrive you get heavy cavalry and it...
Read any history book about medieval warfare.
Don't think you find any military force using a shield wall in combat.
Sheildwalls died out before the medieval period. Also you don't use a shield in plate armour. So again its not historical but a fun game.
Sadly hunting with bows is illegal in the UK.
Just like I wouldn't allow backyard ninjas.
Fencing is fine as it is a recognised weapons combat sport.
One of my guys is an archery instructor.
We occasionally duck out of swords and get an afternoon's instruction.
We either use flat bows or...
My patience much like my good temper is not infinite. So I suggest you drop it and just enjoy the fact that there is a place on MAP where this can...
You can discuss whatever you want on MAP. Just discuss it in the appropriate place. It was (eventually) agreed that General MA discussion was the...
Hah hah hah, now you have a bogey man to frighten your kids with. "Eat your greens or the Polar Bear will get you."
Membership to the conservative party and prostate problems later in life.
Only if your mates all went to Eton and you had an overdeveloped sense of possession.
Well atleast you aren't a 30 year old Skateboarder.
I get offended by the fact the SCA was even mentioned on this sub-forum. It should be in the off topic or jokes area.
I know ... right!
You realise you're on the weapons sub-forum of a martial arts site, right? They aren't posting here because they think they are on Larp.com....
Imagine if you will a bunch of guys dressing up in samurai armour bashing each other with shinai going to the Koryu guys claming that what they...
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