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Can You Use the 5.5-Inch Batman Batarang for Self Defense

The is inspired by a weapon of the same name used by the Dark Knight Batman in his fight against crime. Thus, this product does not need much introduction to people. We have seen this in the comics, TV series and movies as the weapon of choice of the caped crusader. It has been very […]

Cold Steel Blowgun Self Defense Review

In self defense, having an advantage in terms of range can be a huge game changer. This will let you take down single or multiple attackers without the need to expose yourself or to get close to them. So, if you are considering a long range weapon that you could use to protect yourself, the […]

Throwing Knives Vs Shuriken — Which One is Better

One reader asked which one is better between throwing knives vs shuriken. So far, there hasn’t been a definitive answer to this topic because the two self defense weapons are completely different from each other, with each one having a feature that can beat the other. While our aim is not to put a halt […]

Benefits and Downsides of Using Shuriken for Self Defense

A question sent to us recently via the Best Self Defense Weapons Mailbag reads, “What are the pros and cons of using shuriken for self defense?” Shurikens are also known as “throwing stars” because the popular types of these throwing weapons are basically shaped like stars. The known designs of the shuriken usually have three […]