Did the shield maiden exist, or did Hollywood make the iconic Skjaldmaer its own “strong woman” mythos? The answer is, probably a bit of both.
From the Maesters
You could argue that “tactical helmet” refers to any lid or brain bucket that protects you, you know, tactically. But there’s much more to it than that. Don’t mistake a ballistic helmet for a bump helmet – and look for utilitarian helmet accessories, not mall ninja ones.
The PCC world is full of guns both good and bad, and they operate using various systems. Here are five PCC operating systems.
Roger’s Rangers were woods-wise irregulars who fought for the British during the French & Indian War. Masters of asymmetric warfare long before anyone used such a term, many of their skills are still practiced today.
Long and Short are gun terms fired off at a rapid (even cyclic) rate. Learn more about the short stroke piston vs. long stroke piston.
The battle rifle is an American rifle concept that employs full-powered cartridges, semi-auto actions, and a lot of ass in a shoulder-fired package. Read about its role and advantages in modern war.