Polearms were in use for centuries. They started with the basic spear, and were modified and evolved into many different styles for different uses.
Styles include: Ahlspiess, Spear, Pike, Glaive, Halberd, Poleaxe, Berdiche, Trident, Military Fork, Naginata, Partizan, Spetum, Voulge, Full Staff,
www.angelfire.com/realm2/alcon/spear.html - Spear. (Belegarth)
www.angelfire.com/realm2/alcon/glaive.html - Glaive. (Belegarth)
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