Originally, the crossbow was designed not for precise aiming, but as a 'point and shoot' weapon. But as time went on, the design evolved, until it became something like this Hunter LARP Crossbow, which can be fired from both the hip and the shoulder.
The Landsknecht were a group of German force that made good use of several medieval weapons during their campaigns, and one of the most feared as the crossbow. The Landsknecht LARP Crossbow is named after them and modeled after their typical crossbow.
Exemplifying the look of a medieval crossbow, the Large 15th Century Medieval Crossbow is a spectacular display piece for the home of all history buffs. It is elegantly designed and crafted from exceptionally high quality materials.
Ornately crafted to emulate the design of an early 15th century crossbow, the Large Castle Defense Crossbow makes for a beautiful piece of home decor. It is also able to be fired, allowing you to tangibly relate to the medieval era.