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Collection: Little Katana - Miniature version of the World's Most Famous Sword


Whether you are a collector of the bewildering world of Japanese swords or just starting to learn how great these products are, our collection of little katanas will leave you mesmerized with the quality, building excellence, and range of use. 

Collectors, anime and manga lovers, professional chefs in fine-dining restaurants, and home cooks love these mini swords for their high-quality features and razor-sharp blades with exceptional cutting precision.

What is a Little Katana?

Little, mini or small katana is a smaller version of the world's most popular sword katana, dating back from samurai times. Even though there are some design variations, a  katana is usually 41 inches long, with a blade length of 28 inches. Little katana is a smaller version of it. The width of the blade is somewhat less than 2 inches, and the average thickness is 0.24 inches. 

Little katana sword is sharp, and also has a few features that make it a true masterpiece. The ornamental details on the scabbard and hilt and the precise balance between a handle and blade, make a mini katana a much loveable piece in every Japanese sword collection.

Little Katanas Symbolism

Despite its compact design, a miniature version of katana has rich cultural values, and great importance for history, and Japanese folklore. It symbolizes the samurai's honor, brings good fortune, and protects from evil. Because of their unique building technique and balance, small katanas allow precise and agile movements alongside fascinating cutting ability.

Therefore, it is no wonder a little katana has been used throughout history in many ceremonies and rituals featured in Japanese culture. In many Japanese legends, smaller katanas have supernatural attributes.


Manga and anime lovers developed a striking love for compact katanas, and have contributed to their increased popularity in recent times via TikTok. People interested in martial arts, Japanese culture and history, and weapon collectors appreciate the fascinating small katana craftsmanship. 

Some may use them for protection, martial arts training, decoration, in the kitchen, or to display them as central or supporting items in their collection. Small katanas are common cosplay elements, often featured in fan gatherings such as Comic Cons and Anime Fests. 

Our Collection 

Our collection of little katanas represents the traditional features and needs of anime and manga fandom. The historic way of the metal folding and heating process ends up in unique patterns that make each blade distinctive for its beauty and strength. 

Explore our collection of powerful and symbolic items that bring you the true nature of different anime characters.


Are little katana swords good?

Yes, these swords are lightweight, versatile and 

Are there different blade shapes in little katana swords?

Yes, there are a few blade shape variations, including straight, slightly curved, and completely curved blades.

What is a little katana tsuba?

Tsuba is a katana guard with a double purpose - to increase the sword's aesthetic appeal and to protect the warrior's hand during combat. In rare cases, a katana doesn't have a tsuba.