Diehard's Cuirass is a Medium Torso Armor in Nioh 2. Torso Armor protects the torso of the player and can have varying degrees of quality and level, just like Weapons. In addition, they can provide Toughness bonus, physical, and elemental protection to your character. Medium Armor provides a balance between protection and agility. Toughness makes you deplete less Ki when Blocking, so if you wish to Block more often, consider wearing Armor that provides more. Usually the heavier Armor the better.
Diehard's Cuirass Description
Double-plated upper body armor made by binding small scales with black thread, and featuring classic ornamentation on the sleeves which is designed to strike fear into opponents. It is part of a set of armor owned by Tokugawa loyalist Torii Mototada, highly acclaimed as being a warrior among warriors in Mikawa. Since he was a hostage of the Imagawa clan, Mototada served Tokugawa leyasu, and fought against the likes of the Asai, Asakura, and Takeda clans on the road to unifying Mikawa. In a battle with the Ho jo clan where leyasu was attacked from behind by the enemy. Mototada was able to drive them back with only a small contingent of troops. He remained loyal to leyasu until his dying days, and could always be seen wearing the same armor on the battlefield.
Location: Where to Find Diehard's Cuirass
- Dropped by: Azai Nagamasa
- Dropped by: ??
Materials Needed to Craft Diehard's Cuirass
Diehard's Cuirass Notes & Trivia
- See Blacksmith for more information.