Hahahaha for me the same, when I finish the game with Tukaram, I find I never blocked during all the game, because I feel so sad to break my swords. They killed me a lot of times, but finally I didn´t break any weapon
Under the Mountain dark and tall
The King has come unto his hall!
After careful assessment of the situation, I've come to the conclusion that for me, at least 50% of the knight being the better choice has to do with the fact that I just happen to like knights; the way the act, the way they look, what they represent and the powerful spirit behind their character.