Swallowtail Waistguard is a Medium 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. Medium Armor provides a balance between protection and agility. 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.
Swallowtail Waistguard Description
Waist and thigh protection featuring tassets of silver thread. Only the lower part of the armor utilizes actual silver, although this would probably go unnoticed by most people. Part of a traditional armor set worn by the warlord Gamo Ujisato. who was born in Omi Province (present-day Shiga prefecture). Ujisato was discovered by Oda Nobunaga at a young age. and given an important position where he participated in various military campaigns across the country. He was given the baptismal name "Leon" when he converted to Christianity. Under the orders of Toyotomi Hideyoshi. he was relocated to Aizu (present-day western Fukushima prefecture), where he fought against Date Masamunc. and died young due to illness. He learned the art of tea-making as one of Rikyu's top disciples.
Location: Where to Find Swallowtail Waistguard
- This armor piece can be crafted after presenting the Smithing Text: Swallowtail Armor to the Blacksmith.
- Obtained as a reward for completing the Online Mission: The Child Prodigy's Invitation
Materials Needed to Craft Swallowtail Waistguard
- ?? x2, ?? x4, ?? x6, ?? x1
Swallowtail Waistguard Notes & Trivia
- See Blacksmith for more information.