It’s the most frequently asked question from fans of Forged in Fire - “When will we see bladesmiths compete against our judges?” Now, they are about to get their wish. In each 60 minute episode, the best bladesmiths from all over the country come to the forge for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, to square off against our renowned Forged in Fire Masters in the highest stakes forging competition yet! 

First, the smiths must prove they have what it takes to challenge an icon by beating each other in a series of win-or-go-home forging challenges. Then the remaining two smiths - one of our seasoned Masters and one hopeful competitor - will compete to create a fully functioning blade that will be evaluated and tested. If the challenger can find a way to prevail against our judge in an intense bladesmithing showdown, they’ll walk away with $10K and eternal bragging rights.