You know what I just don’t seem to understand? What is with anime, manga and video games not ever using traditional weapons at weapons? Instead, most creators decide to take the most mundane objects and decide to turn them into instruments of war. On the rare occasion that they do decide to use a legitimate weapon, they decide to push the limits of a weapon to an improbable state.
But, this does beg a question. What if? What would we need to do to take these items and transform them into actual, useful weapons?
#1 Children’s Playing Cards
To start this, let’s look at one of the most used ‘weapons’ in popular culture: playing cards...