Yatagarasu Waistguard is a Light 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. 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 Waistguard Description
Waist and thigh protection consisting of two plates which hang down from the waist. The lower section protects the thighs, and is made by wrapping leather around small iron plates. 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 Waistguard
- Obtained as a reward for completing the Main Mission: Pervading Waters.
Materials Needed to Craft Yatagarasu Waistguard
- ?? x2, ?? x4, ?? x6, ?? x1
Yatagarasu Waistguard Notes & Trivia
- See Blacksmith for more information.