Master Swordsman's Hakama is a Light Leg Guards in Nioh 2. Head Armor protects the Legs 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. Light Armor, lowers your equipment load, making you move faster and Dodge more easily. 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 Hakama Description
Tattered loose-fitting legwear, of the style worn by the ninjas of Iga Province. Made from thin cotton, this garment was crafted with ease of movement in mind.
It is part of an outfit worn by the master swordsman, Tsukahara Bokuden. He was the founder of the Kashima Shinto school of swordfighting. In spite of the countless swordfights and battles he took part in, he never received the slightest wound from a blade, ensuring his reputation would outlive him.
Location: Where to Find Master Swordsman's Hakama
- Obtained as a reward for completing the Tutorial Mission: The Way of the Warrior: Veteran
- This armor set can be crafted after presenting the Smithing Text: Master Swordsman's Armor to the Blacksmith.
- Dropped by: ??
Materials Needed to Craft Master Swordsman's Hakama
- ?? x2, ?? x4, ?? x6, ?? x1
Master Swordsman's Hakama Notes & Trivia
- See Blacksmith for more information.