Since the turn of the century, Reliks has been dedicated to offering collectors and martial artist's the best handmade functional swords available from quality to pricing.
Finally. Functional swords that look like the originals, feel like the originals, flex and balance like the originals, and finally, can actually cut like the originals. We offer a large selection of historically accurate Functional Swords. These swords are as battle ready as those forged 500 years ago, made today by master sword smiths at top forges.
These swords are perfect for use in medieval re-enactments, stage productions and Japanese katana for the beginner and master sword martial artist in the dojo.Functional Sword Store
Most of us will not require a sword that is capable of battle but want a quality sword to compliment the decor of our home. We offer a selection of decorative swords made just for that purpose. These swords are produced with low maintenance materials for display and are low cost alternatives to real swords for display. These piece's look like real swords but are produced strictly for the collector, unlike the ones found in our authentic functional swords store.Decorative Sword Shop
Medieval Daggers were carried by noblemen as a secondary defensive tool but would commonly be used for daily tasks. The dagger would also be used as a utensil at the dinner table. Today we have a variety of classic hand forged functional daggers available but also offer an array of fantasy inspired decorative daggers in our medieval daggers section.Medieval Daggers
We offer suits of armour ranging from full plate armour, leather armour pieces and early period chain maille hauberk (shirts) and coif. In are medieval suits of armour section you will also find various other armour pieces including shields and a selection of helmets. We do offer functional armour as well as display shields made to put swords behind them for decorating. We also have steel shield boss's available to help people constructing there own wooden shields.Medieval Suits of Armour
The early medieval and Japanese battlefields were defiantly not boring and swords were most likely the least of your worry. Historical battlefield sites have proven several times that as much as we romanticize about the sword and medieval knight you were more likely to face opponents carrying axes, hammers, maces, clubs and spears. Our armaments section is dedicated to this piece of history where you will find several interesting pieces to stock your home armoury.Other Armaments
The medieval era wasn't only filled with knight's, soldiers and battles. We offer a variety of medieval clothing and garb for your next event. Want to enjoy the next medieval fair in style? Have fun, dress the part and lose yourself for the day. Wearing medieval clothing or costuming at the renaissance fair will help you enact your dream by making you feel like you are a part of the medieval times.Medieval Clothing and Garb
The original Suontaka sword was found in a woman's grave in Finland. The grave dates from C 1100AD, however the sword form suggests a much earlier date of origin, possibly as early as mid 10th Century AD. Our stunning version of this piece features a highly detailed knot work pommel, guard, grip band and inserts. All have been lavishly plated in rich copper.....
In 2015 CAS Iberia celebrates their 30th year bringing you some of the finest swords, knives and reenactment gear available anywhere. Hanwei has been kind enough to mark this occasion with a very special version of a sword styled after the work of the famous samurai and author, Miyamoto Musashi. This sword features a hand forged and folded blade with promine....
Skyjiro Forge's Hanabira Katana is an excellent example of how a dojo quality sword can also be very aesthetically pleasing. This is a simple but elegant sword featuring dark blue tsuka ito and is themed in a traditional Japanese Hanibira (flower petals). This piece is a step above a beginners class with differential hardening, giving a hard lasting cutting ....
The Bushman® has been a mainstay of the Cold Steel line for more than a decade now. It's an economically simple design, with winning features like strength, versatility, and an affordable price. It's practically perfect! So, rather than upstage the Bushman, we've created a complement to it, a version small enough to carry with you everywhere you go. The new ....
Here at Cold Steel we've never been afraid to break with convention. For us function is always paramount. Our knives are made to work; and when it comes to knives, bigger is always better. That's why when everyone else in our industry was making the smallest, flimsiest, dainty little knives that they could, we released a series of blades that could only be c....
486 years ago today (August 25, 1530) Ivan IV The Terrible, 1st tsar of Russia (1533-84) was born today
436 years ago today (August 25, 1580) Battle of Alcantara, Spain defeats Portugal
These are a few quick links to the most popular sword and katana sections.
Fixed blade knives come in a range of knife types for camping, hunting and tactical use. The fixed blade is a strong knife because there are no moving parts or pivot points. Many of these modern knives are carried by military personnel from the classic USMC knife made by Ka-Bar to the famous Gurkha knife; the kukri. We also offer a variety of machete in this section for clearing brush and throwing knives for sport.Fixed Blade Knives
Folding pocket knives have been carried for years for a variety of everyday tasks. These types of knives are abbreviated as EDC knives or Every Day Carry knives. We have pocket knives for EDC as well as a variety of specialized tasks including military spec folders. Some folders are suitable for hunting and fishing but are often carried as an EDC leaving a larger fixed blade camp knife for batoning and splitting wood.Folding Pocket Knives
Licensed reproductions from the swords used in the 1982 movie Conan the Barbarian and sequel Conan the Destroyer. This fully functional sword series has been replicated down to every last detail. These are the officially licensed Conan series produced by Windlass Steelcrafts and licensed to Museum Replica's.
Since its first release in the 1950's J.R,.R. Tolkien Lord of the Rings has had a huge influence on the way we envision fantasy worlds. From Elves to Orcs, Hobbits and Dwarfs, Tolkiens classics have inspired fantasy designers to movie producers with the release of the famous LOTR trilogy. We offer swords and daggers perfect for costume wear made by designers inspired by Tokiens vision as well as the officially released and licensed Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit collectible swords from the classic movies.Lord of The Rings / The Hobbit
Alright, you've got everything on your shopping list from your sword, tunic, shield and spear but you haven't quite got it all. Looking for that “I didn't know I wanted that” item, then check out our medieval gift shop. The items you find in this section can range from books to statues, medieval bust's and special purchase one time only rarities. If we didn't know where else to put it, this is where you will find all of the oddities that we have to offer.Medieval Gift Shop
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