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Blades perks

If you keep using swords, daggers, and the Mantis Blade Cyberware implant, you’ll get boosts to the Blades perk.


Here are some important picks:

Perk/Skill Node Effect Reflexes Level
Sting Like a Bee +10% attack speed (3 ranks) 1
Slow and Steady +15% armor while moving (2 ranks) 4
Flight of the Sparrow Reduces stamina costs of all blade attacks by 30% (2 ranks) 6
Offensive Defense +200% damage for defensive attacks with blades (2 ranks); defensive attacks can be done when you hold block and then attack 6
Shifting Sands +15% stamina restored whenever you dodge (3 ranks) 8
Unbroken Spirit +25% health and stamina restored after counterattacking; you can counterattack if you block just as the enemy melees you 10
Blessed Blade +20% crit chance 10
Float Like a Butterfly +25% damage with blades for 5 seconds after dodging (2 ranks) 12
Judge, Jury, and Executioner +50% blade damage vs. enemies with max health (3 ranks) 15

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The Blades perk awards an extra perk point at levels 3, 8, 9, 10, 14, 16, and 17. Other level-ups boost crit chance, crit damage, attack speed, and stamina reduction.

Blades ultimate perk (level 20): Dragon Strike – +25% crit damage with blades; +1% per perk level.

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