Weapons of the Company
This series highlights the various weapons used by the dwarves in the Company of Thorin, including speculation on their form and function. These essays concentrate on the original weapons as shown in the first movie “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey”, and does not cover additional concept weapons that were never actually used. References are drawn from the films, tie-ins and supporting materials.
Related articles are:
1. Weapons of a King – Thorin Oakenshield
2. Fili: Twice as Fierce – or – “The One-Dwarf Walking Arsenal”
3. Kili and His Weapons – Deadly at Every Range
4. Dwalin – Weapons of a Veteran
5. Balin – Mace or Sword from Ancient Times
6. Gloin – His Axe Stands Ready
7. Oin – A Healer and His Staff
Additional essays focusing on the elven sword most favored by dwarves:
1. Orcrist: The Sword of Thorin in Book, Film, and Replica
2. Who Was the Original Owner of Orcrist?