I found a great video that deals with the usage of polearms as a vanguard. Skip to 3:00 for intense spear/brandistock action.
Pay special attention to the series of feints presented from 3:25-3:27.
Asians are very OP, no surprise he’s a feint spammer. And look at all those lmbs.
The Man at Arms waits with his hatchet. He’s waiting for the vanguard with the fork to wound the vanguard with the spear so that he can stunlock him to death.