What are the prime characteristics of a decent, battle-ready weapon? It should inflict damage on your enemy with minimal effort from you. They should be light-weight, easy to use, practical and utilitarian in every way. But as these 12 weapons show, not all weapons are created equally. Some are better suited to win beauty contests rather than battles — and others are simply too strange for words!
Do you know of any rare, weird-looking weapons? Post some pics in the COMMENTS!