Wil Willis

Host

Forged in Fire is driven by host Wil Willis. An Army Ranger for four years and Air Force Pararescueman for roughly ten years, Wil has hands-on experience with a wide range of weapons in real battle situations. Wil understands that a well-designed weapon used properly can literally make the difference between life and death. This unique perspective makes Wil perfectly positioned to host the competition and offer invaluable insights into the bladesmith’s weapons from a combat perspective.