Abide the Return

Sword

  • Impact
    60
  • Swing Speed
    40
  • Charge Rate
    20
  • Ammo Capacity
    60

Adaptive Frame

Intrinsic

[Heavy Attack] : Launch a heavy uppercut attack. Heavy attacks are stronger with full energy.

Weapon masterwork

Weapon mods

  • Radar Tuner

    Weapon Mod

    Radar immediately returns when you stop aiming down sights.

  • Sprint Grip

    Weapon Mod

    Temporarily increases the weapon's ready speed and aim down sights speed after sprinting.

  • Freehand Grip

    Weapon Mod

    Increases accuracy and ready speed while firing from the hip.

  • Icarus Grip

    Weapon Mod

    Moderately increases airborne effectiveness.

    • Airborne Effectiveness+ 15
  • Major Spec

    Weapon Mod

    Deals extra damage against powerful enemies.

    7.8% damage increase to Major (Shield and Downward Triangle Badge) combatants. This includes Champions and Minibosses.

  • Quick Access Sling

    Weapon Mod

    Increases this weapon's ready and stow speed.

  • Taken Spec

    Weapon Mod

    Increased damage against Taken enemies.

    10% damage increase to all Taken combatants, including Riven and Techeuns (Sedia, Kalli, & Shuro-Chi)

  • Counterbalance Stock

    Weapon Mod

    Reduces recoil deviation for the weapon.

    • Recoil Direction+ 15
  • Boss Spec

    Weapon Mod

    Increases damage against bosses and vehicles.

    7.8% damage increase to Boss (Diamond Badge) combatants.

  • Targeting Adjuster

    Weapon Mod

    This weapon gains better target acquisition.

    • Aim Assistance+ 5
  • Backup Mag

    Weapon Mod

    Increases magazine.

    • Magazine+ 50
  • Full Auto Retrofit

    Weapon Mod

    Holding down the trigger will fire this weapon at full auto.

  • Radar Booster

    Weapon Mod

    Slightly increases the range at which radar detects enemies.

  • Minor Spec

    Weapon Mod

    Deals extra damage against rank-and-file enemies.

    7.8% damage increase to Minor (Square Badge) combatants.

Weapon perks

  • Hungry Edge

    Blade

    Increased sword ammo.

    • Magazine+ 46
    • Ammo Capacity+ 42
    • Impact+ 18
  • Enduring Blade

    Blade

    Greatly increased sword ammo at the cost of damage.

    • Magazine+ 52
    • Ammo Capacity+ 46
    • Impact+ 12
  • Honed Edge

    Blade

    Increased sword damage.

    • Magazine+ 40
    • Ammo Capacity+ 40
    • Impact+ 19
  • Jagged Edge

    Blade

    Increased damage at the cost of sword ammo.

    • Magazine+ 36
    • Ammo Capacity+ 36
    • Impact+ 20
  • Tempered Edge

    Blade

    Increased sword damage and ammo.

    • Magazine+ 43
    • Ammo Capacity+ 41
    • Impact+ 18
  • Balanced Guard

    Guard

    Sword Guard has balanced overall defenses.

    • Guard Efficiency± 0
    • Guard Resistance+ 40
    • Stability+ 40
    • Charge Time+ 1000
    • Inventory Size+ 12
    • Guard Endurance+ 40
  • Burst Guard

    Guard

    Sword Guard has high resistance, but low endurance.

    • Guard Efficiency± 0
    • Guard Resistance+ 80
    • Stability+ 80
    • Inventory Size+ 10
    • Guard Endurance± 0
  • Enduring Guard

    Guard

    Sword Guard has high endurance, but low resistance.

    • Guard Efficiency± 0
    • Guard Resistance± 0
    • Stability± 0
    • Inventory Size+ 18
    • Guard Endurance+ 90
  • Heavy Guard

    Guard

    Sword Guard has high overall defenses, but lowers charge rate.

    • Charge Rate- 10
    • Guard Resistance+ 70
    • Stability+ 70
    • Charge Time+ 1000
    • Inventory Size+ 14
    • Guard Endurance+ 60
  • Swordmaster's Guard

    Guard

    Sword Guard has low overall defenses, but increases charge rate.

    • Charge Rate+ 10
    • Guard Resistance+ 10
    • Stability+ 10
    • Charge Time+ 1000
    • Inventory Size+ 12
    • Guard Endurance+ 40
  • Energy Transfer

    Trait

    Guarding while receiving damage generates class ability energy.

    Grants Class Ability Energy based on the amount of damage taken. It's possible to fully charge your Class Ability with less than half of your entire Guard Energy.

  • Duelist's Trance

    Trait

    Sword final blows grant increased charge rate and defense until this weapon is stowed.

  • Tireless Blade

    Trait

    Sword ammo granted for every other powered sword kill.

    Powered Swords gain 1 Ammo after every other kill. The first kill will also proc this.

  • Relentless Strikes

    Trait

    [Light Attack] : Landing three light-attack hits within a short time grants Sword ammo.

    Powered Swords gain 1 Ammo after 3 Hits within ~2s of each.

  • Thresh

    Trait

    Killing combatants with this weapon generates a small amount of Super energy.

    Primary/Power weapon kills grant an additional 1% Super energy. Special weapon kills grant an additional 1.5% Super energy. All are 1% in PvP.

  • Turnabout

    Trait

    Using this weapon to break the shield of a combatant or a Guardian using their Super will grant you an overshield.

  • Whirlwind Blade

    Trait

    Rapid sword strikes increase this weapon's damage for a short duration. Guarding also ends the effect.

    Stacks up to 10x. 3% per Caps at 30% with 10x.

  • En Garde

    Trait

    Quick attacks immediately after swapping to this sword do additional damage.

    30% damage increase for 1.5s.

  • Incandescent

    Trait

    Defeating a target spreads scorch to those nearby. More powerful combatants and opposing Guardians cause scorch in a larger radius.

    Applies 30 Scorch. Powerful Combatants and Guardians increase the effect range to 8m.

  • Attrition Orbs

    Trait

    Dealing sustained damage creates an Orb of Power.

  • Permeability

    Trait

    Using your class ability changes this weapon's damage type to match your subclass until you stow the weapon.

  • Valiant Charge

    Trait

    Receiving damage while guarding temporarily increases Sword lunge distance.

  • Advanced Reflexes

    Origin Trait

    Upon taking damage from a target, quickly guard or aim down sights with this weapon to gain bonus mobility, handling, and charge rate for a short time.

Curated roll

  • Enduring Blade

    Blade

    Greatly increased sword ammo at the cost of damage.

    • Magazine+ 52
    • Ammo Capacity+ 46
    • Impact+ 12
  • Balanced Guard

    Guard

    Sword Guard has balanced overall defenses.

    • Guard Efficiency± 0
    • Guard Resistance+ 40
    • Stability+ 40
    • Charge Time+ 1000
    • Inventory Size+ 12
    • Guard Endurance+ 40
  • Energy Transfer

    Trait

    Guarding while receiving damage generates class ability energy.

    Grants Class Ability Energy based on the amount of damage taken. It's possible to fully charge your Class Ability with less than half of your entire Guard Energy.

  • Whirlwind Blade

    Trait

    Rapid sword strikes increase this weapon's damage for a short duration. Guarding also ends the effect.

    Stacks up to 10x. 3% per Caps at 30% with 10x.

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