How did Josh turn out so much better looking than Drake? Don’t get me wrong. I love both of them looks and all, but HOT DAMN!
Middle-Earth Shadow of Mordor: Warner Bros. reveal first screenshots, concept art
Warner Bros. and Monolith Productions have released the first screenshots and concept art for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor.
Why do I even have so many social media accounts? I was totally gonna use tumblr, but all I use it for is rebloging things. I think I only have like 3 followers.
Wakizashi Momoyama Sword
- Dated: 16th Century
- Culture: Japanese
- Medium: steel, iron, gold, lacquer
- Measurements: overall length: 91 cm. Blade lenght: 53 cm
- Attributed to Bishu Osafune Sukesada, Momoyama Period
The blade is a shinogi-zukuri (the most general style for tachi/katana and wakizashi) and it has gunome of nie and nioi with ashi and also has a slight itame (wood grained) hada. The suriage nakago (tang of a shorter blade) comes with one mekugi-ana signed Bishu Osafune Suke (sada), black lacquer saya with aogai karakusa.
The iron tsuba has a kemari and willow signed Shoami Kanenori while the fuchi-kashira (set of hilt collar and butt cap) is a shakudo (a billon of gold and copper - typically 4-10% gold, 96-90% copper - which can be treated to form an indigo/black patina resembling lacquer) with gilt of chrysanthemum and butterflies.
This thing is beautiful!