Forged in Fire is an American competition series that airs on the History Channel, and is produced by Outpost Entertainment, a Leftfield Entertainment company.
History ordered an initial eight episodes of the series with the first programme premiering on Monday 22 June 2015, at 10.00 pm (US Eastern Time), and ending on 10 August 2010.
Each week, four of the best blade smiths in America put both their skills and reputations on the line. The competition is fierce. In the first two rounds, contestants face-off, forging blades they hope can withstand the judges’ grueling tests. Only two smiths will be left standing and continue on to the final round where they will have to put it all on the line and create a historic blade.
Forged in Fire Series
You can find a full index and overview of Forged in Fire here.
- Episode 01: Sword of Perseus.
- Episode 02: General Patton’s Sabre.
- Episode 03: The Jian Sword.
- Episode 04: The Rock-Throwing Crossbow.
- Episode 05: Halloween Edition.
- Episode 06: The Boa-Zande Sword.
- Episode 07: The Musketeer Rapier.
- Episode 08: The Tizone of El Cid.
- Episode 09: Military Tribute.
- Episode 10: Revolutionary War Spontoon.
- Episode 11: The Barbarian Spatha.
- Episode 12: Family Edition.
- Episode 13: Frankish Throwing Axes.
- Episode 14: A Very Forged Christmas.
- Episode 15: The Chinese War Sword.
- Episode 16: The Sword in the Stone.
- Episode 17: Charlemagne’s Sword.
- Episode 18: The Spanish Conquistador Sword.
- Episode 19: The Pira.
- Episode 20: French Pioneer Sword.
- Episode 21: Darb Sri Gun Chai Battle Sword.
- Episode 22: Zulu War Axe.
- Episode 23: The Chinese Zhanmadao.
- Episode 24: The German Dussage.
- Episode 25: First Responders Edition.
- Episode 26: Game of Forge.
- Episode 27: The Ikakalaka.
- Episode 28: Samurai Showdown.
- Episode 29: Baby Boomers vs. Gen Z.
- Episode 30: The Nimcha.
- Episode 31: Titanium Smackdown.
- Episode 32: Tomahawk and Bowie.
- Episode 33: Japanese Ono.
- Episode 34: Super Champion Edition.
- Episode 35: The Boateng Sabre.
- Episode 36: Summer Forging Games, Part 01.
- Episode 37: Summer Forging Games, Part 02.
Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 09 October 2019 to 19 August 2020.
- Running Time: 42 minutes (per episode).
- Rating: TV-PG.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.