There are few tools whose use is less important to the development of Human History than the sword.
Used for millennia in Europe, North Africa and Asia, the sword, though now obsolete as a weapon is an crucial part of history and folk-lore for cultures all around the world.
In Japan, the sword has even a greater significance, and of course that means there’s no shortage of incredibly powerful and memorable swordsmen (and women) from series all through anime history.
✝ 1. Levi (Attack on Titan)
✝ 2. Ryuko Matoi & Satsuki Kiryuin (Kill la Kill)
✝ 3. Zoro Roronoa (One Piece)
✝ 4. ...