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|name=Sword Of Brunswick
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|name= Sword of Bruncvik
 
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|Powers=Can kill [[Dragons]]
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|Powers= Can kill [[dragons]]
|location= With [[Dean Winchester |Dean]] and [[Sam Winchester]]
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|location= [[Dean]] and [[Sam Winchester]]
|episodes=[[6.12 Like A Virgin]]
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|episodes= [[6.12 Like a Virgin]]
 
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|text='''Dean:''' What kind of blade? <br> '''Dr Visyak:''' One forged with dragon's blood. <br> '''Dean:''' So you need one to kill one, but you gotta kill one to make one... how does that work out?
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|text= '''Dean:''' What kind of blade?<br>
|author= [[Dean]] and [[Dr Visyak]] on How to Kill a Dragon
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'''Dr. Visyak:''' One forged with dragon's blood.<br>'''Dean:''' So you need one to kill one, but you gotta kill one to make one... how does that work out?
|source= [[6.12 Like A Virgin]]
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|author= [[Dean]] and [[Dr. Visyak]]
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|source= [[6.12 Like a Virgin]]
 
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[[File:Swordofbrunswick.jpg|left|300px|thumb|Dean with the broken Sword of Brunswick]]
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==History==
The Sword of Brunswick, like Excalibur or St George's Sword, is a sword that can kill [[Dragons]] because it was forged from the blood of dragons. Reputedly only 5 or 6 such swords remain in existence. It likely originated in Braunschweig in Germany. It is similar in form to this [http://amica.davidrumsey.com/luna/servlet/detail/AMICO~1~1~33117~59592:Two-Handed-Sword-of-the-State-Guard?sort=INITIALSORT_CRN%2COCS%2CAMICOID&qvq=q:AMICOID%3DCMA_.1916.1508%2B;sort:INITIALSORT_CRN%2COCS%2CAMICOID;lc:AMICO~1~1&mi=0&trs=1 two handed sword from 1574].
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[[File:Swordofbrunswick.jpg|thumb|left|350px|[[Dean]], after extracting the sword from the stone.]]
 
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This sword, among two others called Excalibur and St. George's Sword, can kill [[dragons]] because they were forged from the blood of dragons. Reputedly only 5 or 6 such swords remain in existence.  
[[Dr Visyak]], who owns the Sword of Brunswick, tells Dean that "finding it took two decades, countless hours, and some really bad sex with an eastern European ambassador." She describes it as the love of her life. The sword is bound to a stone to protect it, and Dr Visyak tells Dean that, according to the lore, only a knight ready to slay a dragon can pull the sword from the stone. Dean is unable to extract the sword so he resorts to plastic explosives, which, though they free the sword from the stone, break the sword in half!
 
 
 
When Sam and Dean track down two [[Dragons]] who have been kidnapping women, Sam uses it successfully to kill one of them while the other escapes.
 
  
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[[Dr. Visyak]], who owns the Sword of Bruncvik, tells [[Dean]] that "finding it took two decades, countless hours, and some really bad sex with an eastern European ambassador." She describes it as the love of her life. The sword is bound to a stone to protect it, and Dr. Visyak tells Dean that, according to the lore, only a knight ready to slay a dragon can pull the sword from the stone. Dean is unable to extract the sword so he resorts to plastic explosives, which, though they free the sword from the stone, break the sword in half!
  
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When [[Sam]] and [[Dean]] track down two dragons who have been kidnapping women, Sam uses it successfully to kill one of them while the other escapes.
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==Sword of Bruncvik in Lore==
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Bruncvik is a hero from Czech legends who left his wife to go pursue adventures in foreign lands. Along the way he acquired a magical sword that had the ability of chopping of heads with a simple command: “Blade, heads off”. Later he encounters a white lion battling a nine-headed monster and he helps slay the monster. He and the lion become friends and travel together.
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* [http://www.pragueczechtravel.com/prague-tips/good-king-wenceslas-square.php The Tale of Bruncvik and the Magic Sword]
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* [http://archiv.radio.cz/history/bruncvik.html The Legend of Bruncvik]
  
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[[Category:Library]][[Category:Weapons & Mystical Artifacts]]

Latest revision as of 09:50, 13 August 2014


SwordofBrunswickinStone.jpg
Name Sword of Bruncvik
Manufacturer
Powers Can kill dragons
Location/Owners Dean and Sam Winchester
Episodes 6.12 Like a Virgin

Dean: What kind of blade?
Dr. Visyak: One forged with dragon's blood.
Dean: So you need one to kill one, but you gotta kill one to make one... how does that work out?

Dean and Dr. Visyak, 6.12 Like a Virgin

History

 
Dean, after extracting the sword from the stone.

This sword, among two others called Excalibur and St. George's Sword, can kill dragons because they were forged from the blood of dragons. Reputedly only 5 or 6 such swords remain in existence.

Dr. Visyak, who owns the Sword of Bruncvik, tells Dean that "finding it took two decades, countless hours, and some really bad sex with an eastern European ambassador." She describes it as the love of her life. The sword is bound to a stone to protect it, and Dr. Visyak tells Dean that, according to the lore, only a knight ready to slay a dragon can pull the sword from the stone. Dean is unable to extract the sword so he resorts to plastic explosives, which, though they free the sword from the stone, break the sword in half!

When Sam and Dean track down two dragons who have been kidnapping women, Sam uses it successfully to kill one of them while the other escapes.

Sword of Bruncvik in Lore

Bruncvik is a hero from Czech legends who left his wife to go pursue adventures in foreign lands. Along the way he acquired a magical sword that had the ability of chopping of heads with a simple command: “Blade, heads off”. Later he encounters a white lion battling a nine-headed monster and he helps slay the monster. He and the lion become friends and travel together.