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Offline jomni

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Re: Total War: Rome II THE RISE OF ROME dlc
« Reply #195 on: September 30, 2018, 08:10:35 PM »
Spear vs sword... in Feudal Japan, the spears are the primary battlefield weapon of the Samurai. Swords are just sidearms.


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Re: Total War: Rome II THE RISE OF ROME dlc
« Reply #196 on: September 30, 2018, 08:41:37 PM »
I believe this whole thread is becoming underhanded if you ask me.
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Re: Total War: Rome II THE RISE OF ROME dlc
« Reply #197 on: September 30, 2018, 10:02:56 PM »
Spear vs sword... in Feudal Japan, the spears are the primary battlefield weapon of the Samurai. Swords are just sidearms.


In Japan the hand can be used like a knife...






...but not with a tomato.

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Re: Total War: Rome II THE RISE OF ROME dlc
« Reply #198 on: December 06, 2018, 08:16:09 PM »


  While art works may show a preponderance of overhand spear-postures, it seems likely that for much of the time, the spears where held in other ways.


  Some overhand thrusts:


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Re: Total War: Rome II THE RISE OF ROME dlc
« Reply #199 on: December 18, 2018, 10:14:02 AM »