The Exact Moment Knights Realized Their Armor Sucks [Video]

Jake Mahaffy’s A.D. 1363, the End of Chivalry is a hilarious short that is described as “a depiction of the historical catastrophe, which led to the end of the heroic era of chivalry.” It is a moment straight out of Monty Python and the Holy Grail that captures the exact moment that knights realized that heavy metal armor and rescuing fair maidens wasn’t worth the effort. Watch it below.

Thankfully, we live in the age of comfortable armor leggings.

(via io9)


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