Japanese Rifles – Key Weapons

Japanese Rifles – Key Weapons Antique firearm is the term used in describing a firearm that was designed and manufactured in the early part of the 20th century. Although countries have different descriptions of what an antique firearm are. Japanese rifles were collected because of their historical relevance. Some collect and resell these. Japan was […]

Japanese Spears and Polearms- Long Bladed Weapons

Japanese Spears and Polearms – Long Bladed Weapons Japanese long bladed weapons played an important role during the war. Spears and other long bladed weapons such as Japanese polearms are known as Yari. Yari is the term used for traditionally made Japanese blades that are in the form of a straight headed spear. There is […]

Japanese Guns – Throughout History

Japanese Guns – Throughout History Japan is known for using different kinds of weapons but, as a nation it was not famous for its firearms. The use of swords and similar handmade weapons were prevalent. This was sufficient for all intents and purposes when it comes to military warfare. It was in the 13th century […]