Auron's Ultimate Weapon from Final Fantasy X: Masamune. Crafted mainly from mdf, the blade portion is 1/2" thick while the four 'tines' that extend out are 1" thick. The sculpted accents on the blade were first sculpted in super sculpey and silicone molds were made to cast each piece twice in polyester resin. The grip was made from 3/4" pvp piping and painted first with textured spray paint and then gold. The pommel was crafted with a pvc cap, modified with wonderflex plastic. The diamond shaped end was made from 3/4" mdf and the beading was handmade with super sculpey. Sword was hand crafted by Johny of the Goombah Squad and won him a judge's award at Anime Banzai along with his other weapons and props.