Principal Governor's Waistguard is a Heavy 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. 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 Waistguard Description
A simple waistguard consisting of tassets of varying lengths.
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 Waistguard
Materials Needed to Craft Principal Governor's Waistguard
Principal Governor's Waistguard Notes & Trivia
- See Blacksmith for more information.