"Katana forged in an Eastern land. The Katana is drawn from the scabbard at lightning speed, using an Iaijutsu technique."
"Iaijutsu allows the wielder to charge forward to swiftly cut down distant foes."
Iaito.png
Weapon Type:
Katanas
Critical:
100
Weight:
5.0
Attack Type:
Slash
Auxiliary:
300 Bleed
Durability:
80
Left Hand:
Parry
Enchantable:
Yes
Special Attack:
No

Acquired from:
  • Found by leaping to platform, close to the upper bonfire in Blighttown.

Notes:
  • Strong attack is altered to forward dashing quickdraw.
  • Bleed build up is 33 per strike, and once inflicted will tear 30% of the opponents HP.

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Requirements
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Strength
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Dexterity
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Intelligence
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Faith

14
20
0
0


Attack Values
Parameter Bonuses
Auxiliary Effects
Damage Reduction (%)
Stability
Iaito
icon_dmg_phy.png
icon_dmg_magi.png
icon_dmg_fire.png
icon_dmg_lightn.png
icon_dmg_cbonus.png
icon_strength.png
icon_dexterity.png
icon_intelligence.png
icon_faith.png
icon_res_bleed.png
icon_res_poison.png
icon_res_divine.png
icon_res_occult.png
icon_prot_phy.png
icon_prot_magi.png
icon_prot_fire.png
icon_prot_lightn.png
icon_prot_stab.png
Regular
88
0
0
0
100
-
B
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Regular +5
132
0
0
0
100
-
B
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Regular +10
176
0
0
0
100
-
B
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Regular +14
211
0
0
0
100
-
A
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Regular +15
220
0
0
0
100
-
A
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Crystal
193
0
0
0
100
-

-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Crystal +4

0
0
0
100
-

-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Crystal +5

0
0
0
100
-

-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Lightning
158
0
0
158
100
-
-
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Lightning +4
207
0
0
207
100
-
-
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
39.6
30
Lightning +5
220
0
0
220
100
-
-
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
42
30
Raw
151
0
0
0
100
D
D
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Raw +5
202
0
0
0
100
D
D
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Magic
99
108
0
0
100
E
E
C
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Magic +5
132
144
0
0
100
E
E
C
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Magic +9
158
172
0
0
100
-
D
C
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Magic +10
165
180
0
0
100
-
C
C
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Enchanted
132
140
0
0
100
-
E
C
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Enchanted +4
153
156
0
0
100
-
E
B
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Enchanted +5
158
162
0
0
100
-
E
A
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Divine
88
109
0
0
100
D
E
-
C
300
-
110
-
45
10
30
30
30
Divine +5
118
146
0
0
100
-
D
-
C
300
-
110
-
45
10
30
30
30
Divine +9
141
175
0
0
100
-
D
-
C
300
-
110
-
45
10
30
30
30
Divine +10
147
182
0
0
100
-
D
-
C
300
-
110
-
45
10
30
30
30
Occult
120
132
0
0
100
-
D
-
B
300
-
-
110
45
10
30
30
30
Occult +4
148
158
0
0
100
-
D
-
B
300
-
-
110
45
10
30
30
30
Occult +5
156
165
0
0
100
-
D
-
B
300
-
-
110
45
10
30
30
30
Fire
114
0
114
0
100
-
-
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Fire +5
158
0
158
0
100
-
-
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
31.5
30
30
Fire +9
200
0
200
0
100
-
-
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
32.7
30
30
Fire +10
211
0
211
0
100
-
-
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
33
30
30
Chaos
138
0
160
0
100
-
-
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
30
30
30
Chaos +4

0

0
100
-
-
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
??
30
30
Chaos +4 @10 Humanity

0

0
100
-
-
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
??
30
30
Chaos +5
177
0
214
0
100
-
-
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
33
30
30
Chaos +5 @10 Humanity
177
+27
0
214
+42
0
100
-
-
-
-
300
-
-
-
45
10
??
30
30


Requirements /
Parameter Bonus
Attack Values
Damage Reduction (%)
Reducing the elemental damage taken in %
Auxiliary Effects
Others
icon_strength.png
Strength
icon_dmg_phy.png
Physical
icon_prot_phy.png
Physical
icon_res_bleed.png
Bleeding
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Durability
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Dexterity
icon_dmg_magi.png
Magic
icon_prot_magi.png
Magic
icon_res_poison.png
Poison
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Weight
icon_intelligence.png
Intelligence
icon_dmg_fire.png
Fire
icon_prot_fire.png
Fire
icon_res_divine.png
Divine

icon_faith.png
Faith
icon_dmg_lightn.png
Lightning
icon_prot_lightn.png
Lightning
icon_res_occult.png
Occult


icon_dmg_cbonus.png
Critical
icon_prot_stab.png
Stability



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Magic Adjustment



Durability: The weapon's HP, when the durability hits 0, the effectiveness of its attacks become weakened to the point of almost useless. When an items durability is low, a message will come up saying "Weapon At Risk!" at this point the weapon does not perform at it's best.
Weight: How much the item weights when equipped.
Stability: How well the player keeps stance after being hit
Attack Type: Defines what kind of swing set the weapon has.
Regular(R), Thrust(T), Slash(Sl), Strike(St)