Stuart Brown of Ahoy discusses in his latest video, the classic and memorable weapon, the Magnum Revolver.
In video games, the Magnum Revolver is a simple weapon that packs a punch. For many, it is still the preferred weapon of choice.
The episode goes through the history of the revolver and covers the design of the chamber. In 1836, Samuel Colt patented the most influential design. His design paved the way for many others to follow, which led to a huge impact in the American Civil War and the West.
When and why was the Magnum Revolver born? Which model became the most iconic and popular in films? And how have video games amplified the power of this classic handgun?
If you missed episode one of Iconic Arms, you can get a history of the definitive rifle, the M16.