The chest is, without a doubt, the largest target on a body going into battle. Luckily, if you shopped at Medieval Armour beforehand, you'll already have an edge in the form of steel body armour. Fully protected by the steel cuirass or harness of your choice, you can advance into the enemy ranks without fear, knowing that your torso is well-protected by layers of steel armour. We offer a wide selection of fully functional body armour that is designed to not only keep you safe, but replicate the look and feel of various historic and medieval classes of warriors, ranging from Roman soldiers to classic knights in their shining plate armour. Our steel body armour comes in different shapes and forms, ranging from a typical steel breastplate or steel cuirass to the much-needed steel backplate, which when worn together wraps your torso in a complete layer of steel (or steel and leather, depending on the backplate chosen). Being made from steel, this is battle ready armour, making it perfect as both LARP armour (live action roleplay) and as SCA body armour. This steel armour comes in various different styles, ranging from classic medieval armour fit for any soldier to the gothic armour of later medieval knights, down to the classic Roman lorica segmentas that were favored by soldiers in the Roman Legion. Fully functional and incredibly detailed, the steel body armour you'll find here at Medieval Armour is just the protection you need when you're planning to walk onto the field of battle, whether you're doing so for a stated production, a grand LARP battle, or even a reenactment with live or blunted blades!
Surprisingly, armour can be pleasing to the eye and still be defensive. Take, for example, the Gothic Cuirass with Tassets, which provides impressive protection for the torso and thighs while featuring an attractive, 12th century style.
Whether you ride forth on a sinister errand or a noble mission to save the kingdom, the Kaspar Blackened Cuirass will protect you on your adventure. The back plate of this cuirass is uniquely articulated, allowing its wearer to sit.
Inspired by the armour of 16th and 17th century mounted soldiers, the Kaspar Steel Cuirass lets wearers sit down while protected by its chest plate and back plate. This handcrafted Renaissance cuirass is made from high-quality steel.
Spies breached the southern borders. Let us discover their purpose. We present them to our noble ruler as we seek her wisdom. Our warrior princess sits proudly upon her thrown while clothed in the Lena Steel Chest Plate.
The Lorica Segmentata is the armor that is typically pictured whenever the common person pictures a Roman soldier. This armor features a look that is every-bit as protective as a series of interlocked metal plates appears.
Any warrior knows that the quickest way to ones heart is directly through the ribs, and that is what makes a breastplate so important! This Medieval Kings Breastplate offers a good defense and also some unique style for your look, too.
The Medieval Steel Breastplate is a great choice for any knight, mercenary, or well-armoured adventurer. This polished steel breastplate protects the chest down to the waist, where it flares out briefly, accented by round brass studs.
Any warrior knows that the quickest way to ones heart is directly through the ribs, and that is what makes a breastplate so important! This Medieval Templar Breastplate offers a good defense and also some unique style for your look, too.
The life of a sell-sword is dangerous, requiring a level of speed and skill to stay alive when fighting your designated enemies. Stay light, but protected, with the Merc Light Armour! This breastplate will protect the important stuff!
Mercenaries, rogues, thieves, and other dexterous adventurers need armour that is easy to wear and that moves as they do. The Merc Light Armour in Epic Dark is an essential breastplate harness perfect for these characters and more.
Whether you are a mercenary, adventurer, or knight, you need to wear armour to protect yourself. Wear the Mortimer Breastplate on a journey or quest. This cuirass is fantastic for cosplay and roleplaying events, like LARP battles.
The Muscle Cuirass is an example of classic Greek armour that would have been favored by any Greek warrior going into battle. The sculpted look of the armour was not only highly effective, but it also enhanced a warriors appearance.