Greater Good Helmet
Greater Good Helmet is a Heavy Head Armor in Nioh 2. Head Armor protects the head 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. Heavy Armor, Usually provides better protection, at the cost of movement and dodge speed. 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.
Greater Good Helmet Description
This helmet is based on the bowl shape of a peasant's hat, with the addition of large, flamboyant fern fronds which symbolized the strength of the family line, and showed Tokugawa leyasu's determination to build lasting peace. This armor was employed by leyasu, who led the council of five elders appointed under the rule of the Toyotomi. leyasu started out as a minor feudal lord of Mikawa. After navigating all manner of obstacles, he gained influence and began a campaign to bring peace to the land for the greater good. Befitting his strong, silent character, his armor was lacquered an imposing black and strengthened with beautiful iron and leather scales.
Location: Where to Find Greater Good Helmet
- Obtained as a reward for completing the Sub Mission: A Shadow's Duty.
- Chance for Smithing Text: Greater Good Armor to drop in the Main Mission: Bird in a Cage.
- Dropped by: One-Eyed Oni in the Sub Mission: The Missing Gun.
Materials Needed to Craft Greater Good Helmet
- Ingot x2
- Iron Platelet x3
- Lacquer x1
- Skeletal Warrior's Sacrum x1
- 1490 Gold
Greater Good Helmet Notes & Trivia
- See Blacksmith for more information.