|Weapon Type||Bladed Melee Weapon|
The Axe is a large single edged tool designed to cut wood and can be used as a melee weapon. It is used by various people, still even by warriors however those are more like hatchets.
In Mario Warfare, Mario encounter several Shy Guys armed with melee weapons. One Shy Guy in particular was armed with an axe who tried slashing at Mario, but ended up being taken down by Mario's hand to hand combat. This was during Mario's mission to rescue his brother Luigi from the Hammer Brothers.