Strider's Sword from Lord of the Rings
Ah, Strider. Looks like the incognito lead singer for a hard rock band, talks like one of those tough-love priests, and acts like a rogue militia member from Idaho. How can you not love him? (and by love, I mean, think he's a really cool guy. Just so there's no misconceptions).
Late in the Lord of the Rings trilogy, Strider was given the sword Anduril, the reforged version of his ancestors sword Narsil. It must have been a thrill to receive Anduril, but somewhere deep down a little voice in him must have said, Crap. I've already got a kick-ass sword. What do I need that thing for?
Okay, so Anduril had the weight of history behind it and the.....read more