The katana is the word for sword in the Japanese language and is often called samurai sword. The katana is a curved, single-edged sword with a circular or squared guard, and long grip to accommodate two hands. The katana is associated and used by the samurai of Japan and is known for its extraordinary sharpness and cutting ability. We are proud to present our full line of functional oriental katanas from top manufactures around the world. Many of our katanas are great for collectors, re-enactors and enthusiasts because they are very authentic and great show pieces.