Archive for September 2013

Principles of Melee: The Individual   5 comments

A few months ago I ruminated on the fact that we have no ready analogue in melee for the nice, neat set of principles native to singles fighting, and that this made the didactic process a bit challenging (or nonexistent, depending …). My previous post on 2v1’s represents the first significant breakthrough I’ve had in […]

Posted September 17, 2013 by Ruairc in Melee

This Week in German HMA!   Leave a comment

What? It still happens! We’ve finished sickle and peasant staff, so I’ve cleaned those up and uploaded our translation and interpretations: SICHELFECHTEN!  aka Sickle fight, but it always sounds more brutal in German: Fuste Agresti aka Peasant Staff.  Sadly, I don’t have the German for it, but the bit where you implode Patiente’s face sort of […]

Posted September 17, 2013 by Wistric in German HMA