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The Blackmetal sword is the fourth sword available to players.

Its primary attack is a 3 hit attack combo with double damage on the last hit. Its slower secondary attack deals 3x damage.

Upgrade information

Quality 1 2 3 4
Slash 95 101 107 113
Durability 200 250 300 350

2 Fine wood
20 Black metal
5 Linen thread

10 Black metal
5 Linen thread

20 Black metal
10 Linen thread

30 Black metal
15 Linen thread

Forge level 4 5 6 7



  • There are currently no enemies that are weak to slash damage, arguably making blunt and pierce weapons more useful.
  • The Silver sword is a better weapon against undead enemies like Skeletons and Draugr thanks to its extra spirit damage.
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