Master Swordsman's Cuirass is a Heavy 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. 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.
Master Swordsman's Cuirass Description
A cuirass covering the upper body that features a single plate design, with an arrow-deflecting arm piece on the left side only. This heavy armor belonged to Ashikage Yoshiteru, the thirteenth shogun of the Muromachi Shogunate. Yoshiteru was a famous swordsman taught by Tsukahara Bokuden who sought to revive the shogunate, which led him to do battle with the Miyoshi clan where he was killed before fulfilling his dream. This heavy armor being passed down through the generations since Takauji, It has vivid, multi-colored lacing. Using the very finest steel and high-quality leather, it affords a level of protection that beliefs its old-fashioned, gaudy appearance.
Location: Where to Find Master Swordsman's Cuirass
Materials Needed to Craft Master Swordsman's Cuirass
- ?? x2, ?? x4, ?? x6, ?? x1
Master Swordsman's Cuirass Notes & Trivia
- See Blacksmith for more information.