Weapons Manual - Fencing daggers

Main gauche

Main gauche

The main gauche has a one-foot double-edged blade, with a steel basket to protect the hand. It places particular emphasis on defensive techniques, and works well with a rapier in the other hand. It is not balanced for throwing.

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