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07-26-2007, 09:30 AM

yeah or neah?

I likes it.

07-26-2007, 09:36 AM
very nu-gaze.

s'alright. Kind of like Shins on speed.

07-26-2007, 09:38 AM
Im also going to put this out there cuz I know some cock sucker is going to fuck this thread up.

In mythology

* Sword Kladenets – a fabulous magic sword in some Old Russian fairy tales.
* Blue Dragon Crescent Blade – Exceptionally heavy guandao wielded by Guan Yu in the Romance of the Three Kingdoms; forged from the body of a dragon.
* Dyrnwyn – Sword of Rhydderch Hael in Welsh legend; When drawn, it blazed with fire; if drawn by a worthy man, the fire would help him in his cause, but its fire would burn the man who drew it for an unworthy purpose.
* Hrunting and Nægling – Beowulf's magical swords.
* Shamshir-e Zomorrodnegar – Legendary Persian sword.
* Skofnung – sword of legendary Danish king Hrólf Kraki.
* Thunderbolt – as wielded by various mythological deities such as Zeus.

* Vajra – A composite weapon made from the bones of a willing sage used by Indra.
* Zulfiqar –a sword gifted from God to Imam Ali

[edit] Norse mythology

* Gram – Sword of the hero Sigurd from Norse mythology.
* Gungnir – Odin's spear.
* Hrotti – Part of the treasure of the dragon Fafnir.
* Lævateinn – A weapon mentioned in Fjölsvinnsmál.
* Mjolnir – The hammer of Thor.
* Tyrfing – A sword made by dwarves in the Elder Edda.

[edit] Irish mythology

* Fragarach – Sword of the God of the Seas Manannan mac Lir and later Lugh in Irish legend; it was said to be a weapon that no armour could stop.
* Caladbolg – Two-handed sword of Fergus mac Róich in Irish legend; said to make a circle like an arc of rainbow when swung, and to have the power to cleave the tops from the hills.
* Claíomh Solais – Sword of Nuada the King of the Gods in Irish mythology; In legend, the sword glowed with the light of the sun and was irresistible in battle, having the power to cut his enemies in half.
* Gáe Bulg – Spear of Cúchulainn; made from the bones of a sea monster.
* Spear of Lugh – Spear of Lugh, the champion of the Gods in Irish Mythology.

[edit] Arthurian legend

* Excalibur – King Arthur's magical warsword.
* Clarent – King Arthur's sword of peace.
* Cernwennan - King Arthur's dagger
* Rhongomiant - King Arthur's Spear

[edit] The Song of Roland

* Hauteclere – The sword of Oliver
* Durendal – Indestructible sword of Roland.
* Joyeuse – Charlemagne's personal sword.

[edit] Japanese mythology

* Ame-no-nuboko – Japanese halberd which formed the first island.
* Kusanagi – Legendary Japanese sword.
* Tonbogiri – one of three legendary spears created by the famed swordsmith Masazane.

[edit] In novels

* Nehima – Lirael and Abhorsen by Garth Nix.
* Stormbringer – enhchanted blade in Michael Moorcocks stories.
* Sword of Martin – weapon from the Redwall series of novels by Brian Jacques.

[edit] The works of J. R. R. Tolkien

* Anglachel – one of the two swords forged by Eöl the Dark Elf out of a black iron meteorite. It is said to be able to cleave any iron from within the earth. Anglachel appears to be a sentient sword that speaks on occasion and has some will of its own[1].
* Glamdring, Orcrist and Sting – High-Elven swords; glow with a blue or white flame when Orcs are near[2].
* Morgul-blade – magical poisoned dagger wielded by Nazgûl[2].
* Caudimordax – this sword cannot be sheathed when a dragon comes within five miles of its bearer's presence[3].

See also: List of Middle-earth weapons

[edit] In comics and graphic novels

* Ebony Blade – Marvel Comics
* Soulsword – Marvel Comics

[edit] In role-playing games

[edit] Dungeons & Dragons

Dungeons & Dragons is a fantasy role-playing game with many unique magical weapons.

* Axe of the Dwarvish Lords
* Drizzt Do'Urden's scimitars
* Godsbane
* Hammer of Kharas
* Lilarcor – Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Amn
* Khazid'hea
* Mace of Cuthbert
* Moonblade – Forgotten Realms setting.
* Spear of Vix
* Sword of Kas
* Various vorpal weapons

[edit] Warhammer Fantasy

Magical weapons from Games Workshops Warhammer Fantasy setting.

* Ghal Maraz
* Runefang swords
* Sword of Khaine

[edit] In video games

Magic weapons are a staple of fantasy video games.

* The Black Sword – Ultima VII: The Black Gate
* The Blade of Olympus - God of War 2
* Dagger of Time – Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
* Dragon Sword – Ninja Gaiden
* Eternal Sword – Tales of Symphonia and Tales of Phantasia
* Master Sword – Legend of Zelda series
* Soul Reaver – Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver
* Zodiac sword – a mythical weapon from the Konami video game series Suikoden

See also:

* Final Fantasy weapons and armor
* Soul Calibur mystical weapons

[edit] Magical weapons by type

* Magic gun
* Magic sword; see also List of fictional swords
o Flaming sword

[edit] Other legendary weapons

Some weapons in fiction do not, strictly speaking, have magical properties, but are forged with materials or methods that are unique in the context of the story.

* Green Destiny – Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon; a powerful jian. The blade was engraved with a technique that, by the time of the Han Dynasty, was long lost. The metal that the Green Destiny is forged of remains a mystery, though it is rumored to be made of a fallen meteorite.
* various adamantium or adamantine weapons (in Dungeons & Dragons, for example) which are exceptionally hard.
* various mithril weapons; in the context of The Lord of the Rings, mithril was an exceptionally light and rare metal. In other works of fiction the exact quality may vary.
* Chrysaor – Edmund Spenser's The Faerie Queene

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07-26-2007, 09:41 AM
that's what she said

07-26-2007, 09:45 AM
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