Short Blade governs the ability to hit a target with daggers, shortswords, tantos, and wakazashis, adding skill % to hit chance. Contrary to the descriptions found in-game and in the game manual, Short Blade does not increase damage inflicted upon a target. Your Short Blade skill is automatically checked whenever you attack an opponent using a dagger, shortsword, tanto, or wakazashi.
Short Blade's governing attribute is Agility.
"Short Blade is a skill checked whenever one attempts to strike a target with a short-bladed stabbing weapon such as daggers and tantos, to determine the aim and damage possible in a strike."
The following classes have Short Blade as a skill:
- Primary Skill
The following factions have Short Blade as a required skill:
Short Blade training is offered by the following factions: