Archive for July 2011

Insert Dante making some comment about “Weekly” Warfare   Leave a comment

Things are a little sluggish on the Warfare because, well, there’s a whole shit ton to do before Pennsic rolls around. Fighting, garb, and prepping my A&S are ongoing. But Pennsic promises to result in much posting, of course, and also in the acquisition of 2-4 new toys for the study of Peasant HMA, and […]

Posted July 22, 2011 by wistric in Musings

My new toys!   3 comments

Alpha version, peasant flails for hma. Beta version will have 6′ handles, leather or cloth covered striking heads, and natural rope. Modeled off of these guys’ flails Hooray, HMA!

Posted July 16, 2011 by wistric in German HMA

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Journal 7/3, or the Melee Drill Experiment of the Week   Leave a comment

There aren’t really enough thoughts kicking around in my brain to warrant a full break down of last week’s fighting. Mainly, Dante came down and taught us Capo Ferro two Sundays ago, which was awesome, and we drilled it again this past Sunday. And on Saturday Nikulai authorized, I won a tourney, and I preached […]

Posted July 14, 2011 by wistric in Journal