• Today's MCL LESSON:
NIHONTO
(FAPANESE SwoRD GLADE)
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    • Chunchunmaru
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    • Always been a huge fan of Nagamaki type blades
      Link 31 jul
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    • Who knows the difference between a talwar and an odachi
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    • Figure 2 aug
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    • Stop hating all of Japan because you didn’t like kids who watched Naruto
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    • Is it weeb to think Japanese style swords and blades are really cool looking?
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    • I’m not sorry but I have to say it. Europe made better swords. Out of better iron with better guards and longer blades and a far greater variety of weapons and more efficient armor
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    • I want a sword named nigganata
      Rynli 1 aug
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    • Right. European swords of equivalent type (AKA Longsword vs Katana) are made of better materials, are lighter, are harder to break, are easier to repair, have longer reach, and have equal cutting power*. However, the slight bend in the Katana makes it easier for a inexperienced person to use via ...
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    • Imagine cornering a nigga in an alleyway with a gun, and he just pulls out an odachi
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    • But will it keel?
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    • Longsword game rise up
      Gond 2 aug
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    • Fuck zodiac signs what sword u choosing
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    • Naginata for the win baby
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    • The katana is only curved because it warps in the cooling process, it's not intentional. The curve doesn't really make it better at cutting, you need a much more pronounced curve for that. The curve of a katana just makes it bad at thrusting. Still looks cool tho
      danhavii 2 aug
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    • Blades weapons are so badass
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    • I’m not a weeb, but I gotta take Inspiration from other cultures if I’m going to be able to create new characters that will last in my comic book. I have staved it off, but Steel Vector will debut in part 2 with her Kunai.
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    • I've always wanted to learn how to use a naginata
      KuroElf 1 aug
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    • I’m a fan of the chokuto cause it looks like it can be used for everyday uses
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    • Another thing to add to cool but useless information
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    • Lol fuckin' Dex builds be like, "hol' up lemme use a repair powder"
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    • Ima buy a katana now... thank you
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    • My uncles dad had a katana because he was in the japanese navy during ww2 but when it ended he gave it to a friend for safekeeping and never got it back
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    • Fun fact, the smithing technology used to craft Japanese swords has been obsolete for a long time and the swords much like many martial arts are still touted as the strongest even though they've been surpassed long ago.
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    • Naginata? You mean bisento?
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    • You do know katana literally just translates to "sword" right?
      C0RTANA 2 aug
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    • Just watched princess mononoke, there's a lot of weapons like these in that movie
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    • Can almost smell that oniony BO coming off this pic.
      xyle666 3 aug
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    • Is there a chart like this for European swords?
      Lil_Joby 2 aug
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    • Remember Kirito on floor one boss room “that’s not a ___ it’s an odachi!”
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    • Odachi gang rise
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    • Kusarigamas are the coolest weapon
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    • Most of which seem impractical when compared to a well made European longsword
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    • Naginata’s are badass, finally now i know the name of those things
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    • Makes me wonder if the weebs actually care about Japanese culture or just the anime titties
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    • sorely needed this tbh
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    • Cant wait to use this info to get eliminated on the first round of forged in fire
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    • Is it only me who finds it weird that there’s not enough anime based on genuine japanese culture and history? I’ve had enough moe, give me full-kozane samurai armor, not skimpy-dressed underaged girls
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    • I'll take a naginata
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    • It’s not a talwar
      henten 2 aug
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    • TACHI, TACHI
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    • America: Gun; superior in every way
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    • I own a few of these, my favorite is my Wakizashi.
      Krauser 2 aug
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    • Does anyone know why you would use a single sided weapon when double edge weapons exist?
      LiteBite 2 aug
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    • If your waifu doesn't have a wakizashi she is trash
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    • That's cool and all but what about a washing pole?
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    • Which is the suicide one
      AnalPope 1 aug
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    • Naginata, naginata, oh my naginata
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    • As a large man, I must qualify for an odachi
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    • Hehe. Butt cap.
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    • I love historical Japanese culture, the music, the architecture, the warfare... however, I despise Japanese pop culture. I despise the inaccuracies that anime has drilled into the mind of the people who watch it religiously and use it as source material.
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    • Curved... Swords...
      KyloRc6 2 aug
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    • I have a wazashi I found it at a yard sale for a dollar thought it's really dull
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    • Ah yes the swords used to brutally slay a million innocent Chinese people
      yumphish 2 aug
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    • Spyndalian oooooooo
      Jeff9352 2 aug
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    • I wonder how those swords would do against a Gatling gun.
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    • I like both European and Japanese swords. They're both rad
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    • Who else fucks shit up with the Yari Kachi in Shogun II Total War?
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    • Surprisingly not a lot of jApAnEsE sWoRdS aRe InFeRiOr comment by the professional 15 year olds on here
      allord 2 aug
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    • Where would Muramasa be on this scale?
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    • They're all katanas
      ChrisGG 2 aug
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    • Shirasaya looks good. I like.
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    • Neat
      Joe175 1 aug
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    • *coochie-katana
      BabyGril 1 aug
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    • Japanese people sure do make some kiIIer knives
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    • Naginata for the win
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    • Naginatas are fucking brilliant
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    • ima get me a uchigatana
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    • no offense to those who like stuff like this but i personally just do not care at all.
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    • Japanese swords were bad, why even bother
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    • Bitch
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    • Who keeps deleting my comments 😡
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    • All of these swords suck, get an old school british claymore
      Stickman 2 aug
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    • Who fucking cares
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    • Reject Nihonto, Embrace Kanabo
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    • Fuck your Japanese culture
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    • ok bitch idc if ur gonna stab me with a wasabi just get some sushi too
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    • Curved blades are never good
      Uger 2 aug
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    • Japanese swords suck. If you want a sword go for something European or if you're not feeling swords I suggest going for a Dane axe.
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    • Been looking to buy one recently
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    • And all of those will break if you hit them on a Marshmallow asian swords are poorly designed and made.
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    • Screw your katana made with shit steel that requires decades to be able to make a useable sword. Spring steel broadsword are where at.
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    • The virgin weeb katana vs the Chad long sword
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    • Oh shit. It's almost like haf-hand, hand, one and a half hand, and two hand styles never existed. Curve your blade all you want zweihander will raise you edge and crush you in power.
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    • Studying the blade
      dogwitha 15 aug
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    • Another name for chokuto is ningato j okay think it’s been a while
      alven991 5 aug
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    • Santoryu onigiri
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    • Masamune
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    • The Naginata is the best and always will be
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    • I want a tachi
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    • Interesting, thanks for the info
      Slurmp 5 aug
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    • Ooo very nice. Thank you :)
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    • heh it’s a katana
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    • I'm gonna get a kodachi if I can get a cheap one
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    • Tsurugi reminds me of kenshin's hidden mitsurugi style
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    • Mmmmmm
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    • I'm pretty sure Odachis have extremely long handles too.
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    • Japanese swords are overrated. Change my mind
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    • Little rough on my hirigana, but does that say kakkoii? Whats that?
      Fobico 5 aug
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