The Nerevars have never been a “form over function” type of people.
They plan according to the philosophy “defend and offend in equal measure”
Something may have gone wrong in the translation there. I think they mean “be able to defend yourself as much as you can deal in damage”, or like whatever and stuff.
What better deterrence can you get than a sword spitting flames?
Memberberries: I remember playing this as a kid and thought it was the coolest getup ever. Cool enough to take a screenshot.
How the times, and personal preference, have changed.
“Nostalgia is a dirty liar that insists things were better than they seemed.”