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Tactics used in hand to hand combat vary as greatly as though that perform them. Whilst dirty tricks are frowned upon in recreationist combat, there are a large variety of combat tactics used during the medieval period.
These range from the tricks of combat styles (specialist moves that may be unexpected) to tactics designed to gain a psychological (putting an opponent on the back foot or making them halter in their attack) or physiological advantage (higher ground or fighting into the sun).
SCA Fighting Styles
Details of their respective styles can be found at:
Jokes about Fighting Methods
The "easy" (BASIC style) method
- 10 hit other person
- 20 don't let them hit you
- 30 goto 10
There is also scope for
- 1A. Run away
- 1B. If not then:
- 2A. Run away faster
- 2B. Experience pain