Shinobi Waistguard is a Light Leg Guards in Nioh 2. Leg Guards 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.
Shinobi Waistguard Description
This armor comprises protective plates worn over the thighs and is designed so as not to restrict the deft footwork required by ninjas. It is part of a set of armor worn by ninjas when they undertake a mission likely to result in battle.
Usually, ninjas prioritize clothing that allows ease of movement as their chief activities are spying and sabotage which does not usually require armor. Even for assassinations, ninja will normally aim to fulfill their mission without having to engage in combat.
Location: Where to Find Shinobi Waistguard
Materials Needed to Craft Shinobi Waistguard
Shinobi Waistguard Notes & Trivia
- See Blacksmith for more information.