Weapons Manual - Daggers

Dagger

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Dagger

The dagger has a one-foot double-edged blade. It is light and fast, and can be thrown with reasonable accuracy over short distances.

Skill type: Daggers (also benefits from the Dagger Mastery talent).
Usage: One handed, but may also be thrown.
Good styles: Viper, Mongoose, Hydra, Flea and Crane.
Weaknesses: This weapon can be caught by swordbreakers and tiger claws.

Stiletto

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The stiletto is small dagger with a slender, tapering blade. The edges of the blade are fairly blunt, but the tip is exceptionally thin and sharp, making it very effective for punching through clothing and armour.

Skill type: Daggers (also benefits from the Dagger Mastery talent).
Usage: One handed, and cannot be thrown.
Good styles: Viper, Mongoose, Hydra, Flea and Crane.
Weaknesses: This weapon can be caught by swordbreakers and tiger claws.
Special: Some attacks reduce opponent's armour by 25%.

Kris

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Kris

The kris is a stylish dagger with a wavy one-foot blade. The shape of the blade improves the damage, but makes it ill-suited for throwing.

Skill type: Daggers (also benefits from the Dagger Mastery talent).
Usage: One handed, and cannot be thrown.
Good styles: Viper, Mongoose, Hydra, Flea and Crane.
Weaknesses: This weapon can be caught by swordbreakers and tiger claws.

Sacrificial dagger

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Sacrificial dagger

The sacrificial dagger has a one-foot single-edged blade, wickedly sharp but not balanced for throwing. It can make a nasty weapon, but is primarily used in black magic rituals.

Skill type: Daggers (also benefits from the Dagger Mastery talent).
Usage: One handed, and cannot be thrown.
Good styles: Viper, Mongoose, Hydra, Flea and Crane.
Weaknesses: This weapon can be caught by swordbreakers and tiger claws.

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