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Man stabs girlfriend's ex with Zelda replica sword

A replica of the Master Sword from the Legend of Zelda is used as a real-world weapon in a fight between two Houston men.

By Mar. 4, 2014

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Lightsaber-style foam swords log your battle scores

Bring your fantasy lightsaber battles to real life with a pair of foam swords that wirelessly mark the score and drain health with every successful hit.

By Feb. 3, 2014

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Child of Light: creating a fairy princess with a badass sword

Ubisoft's upcoming Child of Light is a beautiful, hand-painted RPG starring a fairy princess with a magical giant sword. What's not to love?

By Sep. 22, 2013

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Master swordsmith forges Zelda's Master Sword

Tony Swatton, a master swordsmith with a long line of film and TV credits under his belt, has crafted a totally functional replica of The Legend of Zelda's Master Sword.

By Aug. 9, 2013

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Spike Lee: Tech is a double-edge sword in filmmaking

What's given moviemakers tools like crowdfunding and YouTube has also led to a CGI-centric Hollywood where everything looks the same, the famous film director tells CNET.

By Jul. 28, 2013

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Countries square off with swords at Battle of the Nations

To a medieval bloodhound, there is no sweeter sound than two sword-wielding warriors trying to take each other down. If you love such sport, check out the Battle of the Nations competition going on in France.

By May. 10, 2013

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Blacksmith forges Minecraft diamond sword from steel

In the world of Minecraft, you can buy a sword from a villager blacksmith or craft one yourself. Armorer Tony Swatton chose to make one for himself. A real one.

By Apr. 25, 2013

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Swords and suds: 'Game of Thrones' gets official beer

You know what "Game of Thrones" looks like and sounds like. Now get a taste of the epic tale with a new line of official beers.

By Dec. 18, 2012

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Pen and sword equally mighty for science fiction's Stephenson

Futurist author Neal Stephenson regaled a bleary-eyed but enthusiastic Black Hat crowd with behind-the-scenes tales of baking science into his fiction and the struggles in creating a first-person video game sword-fighting system.

By Jul. 26, 2012

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Neal Stephenson wants your help funding a new sword game

Science fiction writer makes pitch for donations on Kickstarter for a new game that features more realistic steel-on-steel swordfighting.

By Jun. 10, 2012