In 200 years you really don't think there would be a natural evolution in combat? Necessity is the mother of invention and from the sounds of it people have a need to shoot each other in the face with something a little better than chicken feathers taped to the end of a stick. Arrows are goddamn stupid.
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Necessity is the mother of invention. Nobody needs guns when you can walk down to the local mages guild, pay 100 bucks and learn a spell that will burn your enemy alive, electrocute him or summon a demon from Oblivion to devour his soul.