Principal Governor's Faceplate 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.
Principal Governor's Faceplate Description
A faceplate coated with iron lacquer, replete tth a image of a brave and noble expression designerd to unnerve opponents. It is accentuated by a splendid red lacquered throat guard hanging below.
Part of a set of armor worn by the heads of noble families appointed as military governors by the shogunate. Despite the large number of retainers supplanting their lords to rise to the rank of daimyo, the principal governors remained in a class of their own when it came to power.
Location: Where to Find Principal Governor's Faceplate
- Dropped by: Obsidian Samurai
- Dropped by: ??
Materials Needed to Craft Principal Governor's Faceplate
- Ingot x1
- Iron Platelet x3
- Leather Cord x1
- Lacquer x2
- 3710 Gold
Principal Governor's Faceplate Notes & Trivia
- See Blacksmith for more information.