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.
The episode pays tribute to some of the most iconic terrifying horror scenes in cinematic history. In round 1, four bladesmiths are tasked in constructing weapons from metal items hanging on a “Wall of Torture” tools. In round 2, the remaining three smiths make handles from wooden tools found inside vampire hunting kits. A notable test for round three’s fireman’s axe was the “Horror Door Chop” strength test. The axes are used to chop through a door with “FORGED” written backwards in red along the central door frame rail. Both the axe chop and the backwards red lettering are references to the 1980 film The Shining.
Forged in Fire Series
You can find a full index and overview of Forged in Fire here.
You can find a full index and overview of Forged in Fire Season 08 here.
Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 30 June 2021.
- Running Time: 42 minutes (per episode).
- Rating: TV-PG.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.