Prepare to be blown away by Tony Swatton’s real-life versions of the weapons from your favorite shows, movies and video games. Some of his creations includes Wolverine’s claws from X-Men, Blades of Chaos from God of War and Mjölnir from Thor: The Dark World to name a few. Swatton is a self-educated blacksmith with a keen eye for detail, he is known for hosting his wildly popular web series, “Man at Arms”His prop weaponry is astonishing and an absolute must have if one could afford it. Your man-cave will be the talk of the town if you could stack your walls with any of his bad ass creations. Check out his clips as he continues to crank out impressive weaponry.

The Thundercats Sword of Omens is a personal favorite

The Thundercats Sword of Omens is a personal favorite

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Here are a few of our favorite selections from his web series called “Man At Arms”:

Klingon Bat’leth (Star Trek)

Diamond Sword (Minecraft)

Sword of Omens (Thundercats)

Bilbo’s Sting (The Hobbit)

Blades of Chaos (God of War)

Mjölnir (Thor: The Dark World)

Hidden Blade & Pirate Cutlass (Assassin’s Creed 4)

Gimli’s Bearded Axe (Lord of the Rings)

He-Man’s Sword (Masters of the Universe)

Cloud’s Buster Sword (Final Fantasy VII)


Swatton has made weapons and props for the following movies:

Year Title Credit
2012 The Hunger Games weapons: props – uncredited
2011 Thor props
2011 Sucker Punch weapons
2010 Alice in Wonderland sword maker – uncredited
2007 Beowulf weapons
2007 Epic Movie weapon fabricator
2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest sword maker
2005 Into the Blue sword maker
2005 The Legend of Zorro sword maker
2004 Hellboy sword maker
2004 Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed armorer
2004 Spider-Man 2 knife maker
2004 Blade: Trinity armorer
2004 Van Helsing armorer
2003 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl sword maker
2003 The Last Samurai sword maker
2003 The Matrix Reloaded sword maker
2003 Jeepers Creepers 2 armourer
2003 Holes knife maker
2002 The Ring jeweller
2002 Spider-Man sword maker
2002 Men in Black 2 sword maker – uncredited
2001 Ocean’s Eleven jeweller – uncredited
2001 Rush Hour 2 sword maker
2000 The Patriot sword maker
2000 Rules of Engagement knife maker
1999 Angel weapons
1998 Blade sword maker – uncredited
1997 Spawn armourer
1997 Buffy the Vampire Slayer weapons
1997 Face/Off knife maker
1996 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (TV series) sword maker
1996 The Crow: City of Angels knife maker
1996 The Cable Guy armourer – uncredited
1995 Casper armourer
1993 Hot Shots! Part Deux sword maker
1991 Hook sword maker – uncredited

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