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Agent Carter, Another Butt Kicker in the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Agent Carter, Another Butt Kicker in the Marvel Cinematic Universe

The H2H combat scenes in Marvel’s Agent Carter offer proof that a skilled actress and fight choreographer can overcome a lack of martial arts training.
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The Life and Times of American Martial Arts Pioneer Donn F. Draeger, Part 2

The Life and Times of American Martial Arts Pioneer Donn F. Draeger, Part 2

After this Marine-turned-martial-arts-researcher delved into the Japanese martial arts and ways, he worked to help people around the world get access to them via instruction and authoritative written material.
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The Life and Times of American Martial Arts Pioneer Donn F. Draeger, Part 1

The Life and Times of American Martial Arts Pioneer Donn F. Draeger, Part 1

Learn how this iconic martial arts researcher was introduced to judo, jujutsu, kendo, iaido and other budo and bujutsu — and how he immersed himself in each discipline.
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Keanu Reeves Learns Judo and Jujitsu for His New Movie John Wick

Keanu Reeves Learns Judo and Jujitsu for His New Movie John Wick

The four months Keanu Reeves spent learning martial arts pays off handsomely in “John Wick,” which features brutal fights that don’t rely on camera tricks or fancy editing.
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Mixed Martial Arts in China: Sanshou and San Da

Mixed Martial Arts in China: Sanshou and San Da

Sanshou is not quite kung fu, and it’s not quite MMA. It’s a Chinese amalgamation that lies squarely in the middle, and it has a lot to offer competitive martial artists who value tradition.
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Jupiter Ascending and the Decline of Martial Arts Movie Craftsmanship

Jupiter Ascending and the Decline of Martial Arts Movie Craftsmanship

With the talent behind it, Jupiter Ascending could have been another Matrix. However, its action scenes and fight sequences weren’t quite up to par.
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8 Steps That Will Guide You to Mastery of the Samurai Sword

8 Steps That Will Guide You to Mastery of the Samurai Sword

No article can magically make you a master of the samurai sword, but the tips outlined here, from iaido instructor Minobu Miki, will put you on the martial path to that destination!
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