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Tony Swatton, Man At Arms, Creates Assassin’s Creed 4 Weapons

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Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag is just one week away from being released and the anticipation surrounding the game is almost palpable.

Master craftsman Tony Swatton, a blacksmith who has forged weapons for the mega-blockbuster franchises Pirates of The Caribbean and Master and Commander, has taken his skills to the high seas yet again; this time with a focus on ACIV.

Ubisoft has provided Swatton with an official Assassin’s Creed hidden blade toy to use as a blueprint in order to forge a real life counterpart. Swatton also forged a cutlass to go along with the real life hidden blade.

The video below goes into great detail on how both weapons were forged and is a treat to watch not only for Assassin’s Creed fans, but also for anyone who appreciates amazing craftsmanship.

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Ana lives in Orlando, FL with her husband and two dogs; Miles and Jello. She is possibly a Cylon. Devoted a piece of her skin to a Destiny tattoo and has a long term plan of cosplayjng as a Bioshock Splicer or Warlock at some point. Her prized possession is an autograph from Robert Englund welcoming her to prime time. Favorite games include those mentioned above, Aladdin for SNES, losing her life to Animal Crossing and the good Resident Evil games. Saga comics are an unequivocal recommendation. She recently wrapped up yet another viewing of Buffy the Vampire Slayer.