Periodic thoughts of inconsistent quality about silly elf games
Monday, July 15, 2013
You may have noticed my equipment post a while back included bear traps. Now actual springloaded, steel bear traps like you see today weren't invented until very recently, so I considered this an acceptable break from reality in the interests of fun.
But it seems that mechanical foot traps did exist as far back as the bronze age, as discussed in this video: