"I've built aluminum prop swords for a living. These are not aluminum props, this is a properly forged, deadly weapon."Man at Arms
— Tony Swatton
is a show on YouTube
's AWE Me Channel
, where professional blacksmith teams use their skills to create real, functional versions of various fictional weapons. Initially master blacksmith Tony Swatton and his assistants would defictionalize a weapon based on fan demand. Later, a new season dubbed Reforged
would focus on the Stagmer brothers as they combine weapons from different works into hybrid designs.
Man at Arms provides examples of the following tropes: