Here is a lore video that explores the Tolkien’s use of weapons and how they were used by the powers of good & the forces of evil.
“Many weapons in Tolkien’s world are named for their appearance, renown or infamy.” ~ Men of the West
Here is another video by Men of the West, that shines a light upon one of Tolkien’s most enduring devices in his writings, the use of weapons by both heroes and villains and their symbolism within the narrative.
This is a good solid exploration of the weapons in Tolkien’s middle-earth.
Every Named Weapon in Tolkien’s Works ~ Artifacts of Arda
January 18, 2018