Yatagarasu Cuirass is a Light Torso Armor in Nioh 2. Torso Armor protects the torso 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.
Yatagarasu Cuirass Description
Upper body armor containing chainmail, over which an outer layer and sleeveless, black leather jacket embossed with the Saika clan's Yatagarasu insignia is worn. This set of light armor was worn by Saika Magoichi, head of the Saika clan, who were a mercernary force based in the Kishu region. They were hired by various feudal lords throughout Japan to fight in numerous battles, which they often won.
Magoichi was the name passed down from generation to generation to the head of the Suzuki family who controlled the Saika clan. Suzuki Magoichi, who was active during the Shokuho Period, is particularly famous for causing trouble for the Oda army, thanks to his gift with firearms.
Location: Where to Find Yatagarasu Cuirass
- Obtained as a reward for completing the Main Mission: Pervading Waters.
Materials Needed to Craft Yatagarasu Cuirass
- ?? x2, ?? x4, ?? x6, ?? x1
Yatagarasu Cuirass Notes & Trivia
- See Blacksmith for more information.