#8. Gun 棍
The Gun was a basic weapon rather, it was actually a simple staff. The Gun was basically made from bamboo and its usage was accompanied by martial arts. It was a popular weapon of self-defense in China. The Gun, aided by sophisticated martial arts techniques, often proved to be fatal. The Gun was used by the Chinese army, however, bladed weapons dominated the Chinese arsenal. It was often used to train new recruits. Usage on the battlefield was, however, rare.