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Machine Guns View Image

Machine Guns 5 days ago

Ah yes, the machine gun. During World War I, it was another weapon that cau...

Hand Grenade View Image

Hand Grenade 5 days ago

One of the most fundamental components of trench warfare during World War I...

Barb Wire View Image

Barb Wire 5 days ago

Use of barbed wire during WWI is one of the things most commonly associated...

Flamethrowers View Image

Flamethrowers 5 days ago

Yet another invention we have WWI to thank for is the flamethrower. The Ger...

Poison Gas View Image

Poison Gas 5 days ago

One of the more regrettable innovations brought about by World War I was a ...

Rifle Grenades View Image

Rifle Grenades 5 days ago

A rifle grenade is basically the more primitive World War I equivalent of a...

Portable Mortar View Image

Portable Mortar 5 days ago

Various types of mortar weapons have been in use since the medieval days of...

Spring Gun View Image

Spring Gun 5 days ago

Another such device was the West Spring Gun, which is considered by experts...

Trench Catapult View Image

Trench Catapult 5 days ago

One of these devices is the Leach Trench Catapult, so-named for its invento...

Jam Tin Grenade View Image

Jam Tin Grenade 5 days ago

The generalized hand grenade gets its own entry on this list, but in keepin...

Trench Gun View Image

Trench Gun 5 days ago

Of course, World War I wasn’t fought largely with knives and clubs – it was...

Brass Knuckles View Image

Brass Knuckles 5 days ago

Brass knuckles are usually associated with, uh, domestic warfare, but belie...

Trench Knife View Image

Trench Knife 5 days ago

Here’s a trench weapon that was actually developed specifically for trench ...

Raiding Club View Image

Raiding Club 5 days ago

Another weapon whipped up by under-equipped soldiers in the trenches of Wor...

Sharpened Spade View Image

Sharpened Spade 5 days ago

The spade was issued to privates in the First World War as a digging implem...

The Trebuchet View Image

The Trebuchet 19 days ago

Another catapult-adjacent siege weapon favored in medieval times was the tr...

The Catapult View Image

The Catapult 19 days ago

The Catapult is almost as much of a classic in the medieval siege weapon ge...

Hellburners View Image

Hellburners 19 days ago

For diversity’s sake it’s advisable to feature at least one nautical siege...

The Siege Tower View Image

The Siege Tower 19 days ago

If you want to get ground troops over those high walls though, you can’t ve...

The Petard View Image

The Petard 19 days ago

Have you ever heard the expression “hoisted with your own petard?” Like man...

The Ballista View Image

The Ballista 19 days ago

If most technological innovations throughout history have been the result o...

The Moat View Image

The Moat 19 days ago

What I like best about the moat is the range of customization options one c...

The Drawbridge View Image

The Drawbridge 19 days ago

No list of medieval siege weapons would be complete without a few items use...

The Bombard View Image

The Bombard 19 days ago

Not all medieval fighting was about hitting each other with projectiles – s...

The Murder-hole View Image

The Murder-hole 19 days ago

Like the scorpio, the murder-hole deserves to be on a list like this one ev...

The Battering Ram View Image

The Battering Ram 19 days ago

The battering ram is the Big Mac of medieval siege weapons – basic, simple,...

The Scorpio View Image

The Scorpio 19 days ago

Speaking of technological innovations, here we have the scorpio, which was ...

The Staff Sling View Image

The Staff Sling 19 days ago

The staff sling is pretty simple, even as medieval technology goes. Basical...