Knight:sword-wielding slayer of the middle ages samurai:japan's elite noble sword master who is deadliest weapons simulation overall winner:knight range knight samurai edge short broadsword katana samurai mid halberd naginata knight long crossbow yumi samurai special morningstar kanabo knight. Samurai vs knight, obv it depends on the situation i think on horseback or long range, samurai would be swatted around by knight, whereas close quarters, samurai would cut the knight down to. Of course a samurai would be able to defeat a knight, and vice versa, but in a contest of equal skill the knight has the advantage that doesen't mean he'll win, mind, just that he has the advantage arilou , nov 25, 2005.
The samurai's bushido and the european knights chivalry were both codes of honor which consisted of fighting for their earthly lord, but when it came down to committing ritual suicide for their god only samurais were up for the challenge setting them aside from the knights. The knight's armor is capable of tanking hits from the samurai, while a knight's sword would deal damage to a samurai should the two clash swords, the broadsword or longsword is a sturdier piece. Samurai armor vs knights plate armor (selfwhowouldwin) submitted 3 years ago by fang44123 i know the knights vs samurai debates have been done to death, but i was curious as to everyone opinion on who had the better armor overall. The samurai of feudal japan and the medieval knights of europe had underlying similarities and differences the comparison between these two elite, aristocratic warriors can be shown through their honour, military technology, and challenges a typical warrior had to face on an everyday basis their.
Knight vs samurai here is a page on knights vs samurai, explaining the differences and similarities page of videos knights vs samurai here are the differences. Seasoned knight vs immature samurai: they both clash and sure the knight wins seasoned knight vs seasoned samurai: they will both realize there is a dilemma of defense speed and stamina, so both would stand still and enter a patience game, where many external factors would determine the outcome. Medieval europe project comparison between knights and samurai rank knights-expected to be an noble code of bushido and chivalry samurai have rules that they must follow called bushido. Both samurai and knight start their training from childhood if a samurai dad was a samurai he also has to become a samurai if a knight dad was a knight, it was optional for him to become a knight.
I like samurai better, but the knight would take this one the armor, shield and horse are the biggest things that favor the knight the samurai is afforded more visibilty and more agility in a. 10 fascinating facts about the samurai samurai are legendary warriors and perhaps the most well-known class of people in ancient japan they were noble fighters that fought evil (and each other) with their swords and frightening armor, following a strict moral code that governed their entire life. Samurai, a knights armor is very heavy and doesn't allow for speed or mobility samurai move fast and would be able to strike in weaker areas of a knights armor. For a knight to slay a surrendered foe was the height of dishonour, while a samurai deemed surrender itself to be dishonourable a knight's life belonged to god, so to take one's own life was a sin for the samurai, ritual suicide (known as 'seppuku') was not only allowed, it was required in certain situations.
After several hours, the knight will be exhausted, and yet the samurai will not stop fighting because his honor is devoted to the battle, so the knight will not be able to enact a truth knights were just as honor bound as samurai (chivalry vs bushido. There are a few things to consider here firstly the type of weapon used here katanas are typically of poorer quality steel and only adept at slashing attacks which would be a significant disatvantage if the knight was in full harness (full armor. A comparative video based on accademic research here i shall examine the european knight and compare his weapons armours and fighting style with that of the japanese samurai. Samurai, highest mobility - plus a katana used metal-folding that hadn't been used yet in europe knight has joints the armor that a samurai would exploit depending on the amount of chainmail / leather below the knight's armor, i'd give it to them but, if they weren't armored out the anus under. By mohammed abbasi for six centuries the medieval knight dominated the battlefield and influenced the western world greatly the armored, mounted warrior, born in middle ages, revolutionized warfare and became the foundation of the new political structure known as feudalism.
Knight cuz armor samurai would have to thrust into the weak armor spots which would be very difficult, since the katana is not a very good thrusting weapon that is why knights and medeival man at arms began using pointed, almost spear-like, swords. Samurai vs knight - a samurai is a military noble in feudal japan, experts in martial arts, sword fighting and archery they will fight for honor with courage and were on. Since knight vs ninja devolved into knight vs samurai, i thought it a good to get its own thread (again) european knight vs japanese samurai lets debate who was better at each others peaks. By j clements arma director from time to time it is interesting to ponder the outcome of an encounter between two of history's most formidable and highly skilled warriors: the medieval european knight and the feudal japanese samurai.
The japanese samurai lived by bushido, which was a code of honor that demanded bravery and faithfulness to the lord we will write a custom essay sample on samurai vs knight. Advantages and disadvantages with a knights and a samurai's skills,armour etc samurai and knights have similarities but also have huge differences below i am stating the advantages and disadvantages when a knight and a samurai are in battle.
Re: samurai vs knight: liquidus vs tigeress tips: 000 ink by tigeress on tue jul 06, 2010 12:53 am the armored mass tried to shift slightly, now pivoting into the blow to make herself a moving target and throwing her weight into it, trying to force the angle of the slash at her now jumping adversary. Knight takes a nap while the samurai wears himself out shattering his sword on european platemail or, the samurai isn't brain-dead and runs a yari through his throat, smashes his skull in with a testubo, and then shoves the katana up the pretentious knight's asshole through a joint in the armor. Venn diagram below is a venn diagram with similarities and differences between the knight and samurai all in first person powered by create your own unique website with customizable templates. Secondly samurai's and knights swore on an oath to their lords samurais and knights had to be very loyal to be a good samurai or knight also to be a good samurai or knight you would have to have good military service.