Independence Day Sale

This Friday July 4, 2014 we celebrate the 238th anniversary of The Declaration of Independence. Although it took several more years to win the Revolutionary War and have our independence recognized by the English government we celebrate the day the document was signed and passed by the Continental Congress. Our union was originally formed under the Articles of Confederation which … Read More

Thaisuki Ninhonto Swords Currently Available

Excalibur Brothers has recently received a new shipment of Thaitsuki Nihonto swords. These highly sought after swords are often available only on a pre-order basis as usually the number of swords received are not enough to fill existing backorders and often times can take 3-6 months to receive from the time of order. Fortunately this last shipment left us with a … Read More

47 Ronin Swords Now Available

Kenau Reeves stars in the first Hollywood adaptation of the Japanese folk story 47 Ronin. Reeves play Kai a “half-breed” from an English sailor and Japanese mother. He had been rejected and exiled by his own people. After the murder of a samurai master by a wicked and mystical Shogun, a group now leaderless samurai knows as the 47 Ronin … Read More

When Bare Skin and Shining Blades Create Magic!

Some folks don’t feel that decapitating villains can be deemed sexy. Think again! Hollywood has proven otherwise time and time again when girls seeking revenge have pulled out their swords and knives from the decorated sheaths around their gorgeous waists! Isn’t that enough to drive any man mad? After all, intelligence, power, and good looks demand due respect and attention. … Read More

Samurai Swords Vs Longswords

Samurai Swords Vs Longswords

Lovers of swords and knives have been engaged in a battle that seems to reach back as far as our interest in all things that bash, slice, and dice. Which one is more effective: the terrifying sharpness and formidable strength of the Samurai swords, or the blunt force of the European longsword? First let’s take a look at both. Katana  … Read More

5 Most Kickass Sword Fight Scenes

A well choreographed sword fight scene doesn’t just stay on the screen, it explodes across your face drenching you in testosterone-filled awesomeness. Here are 5 of the most memorable sword fight scenes ever committed to film. 1. The Battle of Stirling – Braveheart (1995) Never has a movie scene displayed the brutal reality of a sword fight. Limbs fly, eyes … Read More

Four Hard To Get Cold Steel Items Have Arrived

We have finally received some of the hard to get Cold Steel swords. These always move fast when they arrive so make sure you grab them while you can! Cold Steel Warrior Series Katana – SKU # 88BKW     Cold Steel Hand & A Half Sword – SKU # 88HNH         Cold Steel Hand & A Half Dagger … Read More

Woman & Grandson Killed With Samurai Sword In Minneapolis

The Twin Cities Pioneer Press reported Thursday Nov 1, 2012 that a 57 year old grandmother and her 13 year old grandson were stabbed to death on Minneapolis’ north side Monday October 29, 2012 by what police think was a samurai sword. 22 year old Ishmael Roberts has been charged with 2 counts of 2nd degree murder in the double homicide. Roberts was … Read More