Weapons Manual - Samurai polearms



The Naginata is a polearm traditionally used by Samurai. It consists of a wooden shaft with a long curved blade fashioned onto the end, complete with a sword-like guard (called a tsuba) between the blade and shaft. It requires both hands to be used effectively.

Skill type: Polearms (also benefits from the Samurai Blade Mastery talent).
Usage: One or two handed, but cannot be thrown.
Good styles: Monkey, Crab, Bull, Mantis and Scorpion.