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  1. Rat rated skribs's post Dislike in the thread Martial Arts in Sci-Fi and Fantasy #10 - How to make an art simple or complex?.

    Do you even know where the unarmed combatives from today got started? Thousands of years ago in places like China and India. Unarmed...

    Aug 22, 2019 at 5:38 PM
  2. Rat replied to the thread Martial Arts in Sci-Fi and Fantasy #10 - How to make an art simple or complex?.

    Im aware of the etymology of martial arts and as long a humans have been about they have exited in some capacity. But there are armed...

    Aug 22, 2019 at 5:38 PM
  3. Rat replied to the thread Martial Arts in Sci-Fi and Fantasy #10 - How to make an art simple or complex?.

    Do not get me started, the double hammer fist in star trek is the ultimate move. Also on a more serious point, fantasy settings...

    Aug 22, 2019 at 4:54 PM
  4. Rat replied to the thread Are modern arts, no longer martial.

    Why is it Japanese centric anyway? By that i mean he cites budo and the japanese method.

    Aug 22, 2019 at 11:01 AM
  5. Rat replied to the thread A baton is ineffective.

    They generally work, you don't really get to ask for what weapons you have on hand sometimes or can afford. They should work pretty...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 3:49 PM
  6. Rat replied to the thread I don’t know what style I want to do! Any suggestions.

    just going to go out on a limb, i wouldn't say Aikido will give you what you are looking for. At least traditional aikdo, traditional...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 2:53 PM
  7. Rat replied to the thread Road rage.

    Semi brain fart moment, i forgot what closed meant for car windows for a second there, but they might be more homogeneous if they are...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 10:50 AM
  8. Rat replied to the thread Road rage.

    Even then, weight it up with giving away where you live, or driving to a police station or the like. Obviously unless you literally...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 10:40 AM
  9. Rat replied to the thread Road rage.

    Seen it done, and if you cant reverse or move either direction a blunt object can be applied to break it. And then motorcyclists...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 4:05 PM
  10. Rat replied to the thread Road rage.

    I get the feeling some of them might not work so well if they pull a weapon or punch your side window in. You don't really want to be...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 2:11 PM
  11. Rat liked kempodisciple's post in the thread Wearing a Taekwondo gi and belt outside appropriate or inappropriate.

    Like I said, I used to wear mine walking to/from the dojo, and also to the supermarket if i needed to get something. Sometimes to the...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 2:01 PM
  12. Rat replied to the thread Wearing a Taekwondo gi and belt outside appropriate or inappropriate.

    I wouldn't casually wear it outside of going to and from something if i had anything anyway. good precaution to take and i do...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 2:01 PM
  13. Rat replied to the thread Martial arts sayings or proverbs.

    There might be a "eye for a eye.." version in a lot of them as well. I think i heard/saw a variation of that used for FMA once.

    Aug 18, 2019 at 3:06 PM
  14. Rat replied to the thread Wearing a Taekwondo gi and belt outside appropriate or inappropriate.

    Legit, only wear it if you are going to or from somewhere, if you need to go into somewhere to eat or get something then fine. Or...

    Aug 18, 2019 at 3:03 PM