• A sword for Christmas

    We're giving away a FREE sword this Christmas. Check out the post on our Facebook page for the details. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src =...

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  • Fake vs Real Hamon

    In modern production Japanese style swords, you'll see 2 types of hamon: fake and real. We have some customers asking how to tell the difference. It's actually very easy to tell them apart. Below are some photos (apologies for the quality).   Fake wire brushed hamon Wire brushed...

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  • New swords arriving by September/October

    It's that time of the year again when we're expecting new swords/stocks to arrive! They were supposed to arrive by June/July, but we're restocking a lot of swords and our forge wasn't not able to finish them in time. We don't want to rush the production, so they've been delayed a bit. Now we're...

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