Medieval News

Q&A: Would you watch web-casts of live gladiator fighting (the real deal, not for points, to the death).?

Question by MissDeviance: Would you watch web-casts of live gladiator fighting (the real deal, not for points, to the death).? See this story first: http://potw.news.yahoo.com/s/potw/41678/playing-chicken If he wins his case, what’s to stop a primative third-world country, like north Pakistan or North Korea, from featuring web casts that include live, human gladiator fights to the…

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Other Medieval Weapons

What are some primitive/medieval weapons that do not need a good deal of strength to wield?

by dockdrumming Question by Anni: What are some primitive/medieval weapons that do not demand a good deal of power to wield? For illustration, if a female in historic periods had not been creating up power, what would she be able to wield? Axes and swords ended up very major, and bows truly took an extraordinary…

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