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Southpaw Sorrows

Truly, we are the probably the last publicly marginalized, reviled and scoffed at social group on the planet –  we ‘left-handers’.

From the old Catholic-school nuns who swung yard sticks like Japanese Katana’s with the same stealth and accuracy across our sore, crippled knuckles, 446 more words


Star City Anime Convention: The Adventures of Random Ninja Number 5

I apologize for the delay of this post, but I won’t bore you with the details of the delay. Instead, let me tell you about the best $10 that I ever spent at a convention. 943 more words


Fight Scene Friday -- "Zatoichi Challenged"

by Gabriel Valdez

Too often, we think the purpose of a fight is to best our opponent, to dominate, to prove we’re better. To win a fight best, however, is to not have to have it in the first place. 455 more words


Create a Custom Katana

Ever wish you could make your own custom katana but have no clue where to start? Well no you can, and at an affordable price. 158 more words

Custom Katana

Video from Special Demo at Sawtelle Judo Dojo

During my short visit to deliver a sword last year, I was also able to squeeze-in a special demonstration, called an enbu, at the… 8 more words


Gazing at the Eternal Beauty of the Nihonto

In the magazine Gazing at the Eternal Beauty of the Nihonto (日本刀 悠久の美をみつめて ) published by Nihonto Bunka Shinko Kyokai  (NBSK or the Foundation of Japanese Sword Culture for the purpose of public interest), you can find my sword that took the chairman’s award in 2012 at the NBTHK’s exhibit of the year’s best masterpiece swords. 134 more words


Infinite Crisis Champion Profile: cut your enemies down to size with Katana!

Get an early look at Katana, mistress of the Soultaker, and the latest champion from Infinite Crisis – the free-to-play MOBA from Turbine based in the… 206 more words