Shuriken and Shaken glossary and terminology. Shuriken is the name given to any small-bladed object, while Shaken is traditionally used to indicate the well-known name, "Throwing Star." For the next Ninja novel.
Maruyoshi Higonokami Knife, Higonokami knives are used for pencil sharpening and wood carving. This unique type of knife was developed back in 1894 and features a triple-layered carbon steel blade, being shaped like a Japanese sword.