MK1-Bo is the MK1 variant of the and is the standard issue staff for new Bo Tenno recruits. Its long reach makes it ideal for new players who want to keep enemies at arm's length.
This weapon can be sold for
Vor's Prize tutorial prologue, the MK1-Bo is one of two melee weapons offered to the player, the other being the .
The weapon can also be purchased from the
Market for 15,000.
This weapon deals primarily
High damage – effective against Impact shields.
Second highest base damage of all staves, below the
Bo Long range.
MK1-Bo, compared to Bo:
Lower base damage (69.0 vs. 77.0)
Lower damage (62.1 vs. 69.3)
Impact Lower damage (6.9 vs. 7.7)
Puncture Lower Mastery Rank required (0 vs. 4)
MK1-Bo, compared to Bo Prime:
Higher base damage (69.0 vs. 66.0)
Higher damage (62.1 vs. 59.4)
Impact Higher damage (6.9 vs. 6.6)
Puncture Lower attack speed (1 vs. 1.08)
Different polarities ( vs. )
Lower Mastery Rank required (0 vs. 5)
Weapon Loadouts Edit
The MK1-Bo was introduced as one of three starting Melee weapon options for new players, alongside the and the Skana .
MK1-Furax Bō (棒:ぼう) is the Japanese word for stick/rod/staff. Used for various forms and styles of martial arts around the world the staff is a highly versatile weapon. Its composition is usually made of hard wood though its weight could vary from light to heavy, flexible to rigid, and from simple shaft to decorated ornaments. A bō staff is typically 6 feet long with other staves of various lengths possessing different names.
Despite the blue energy depicted in the Bo's portrait, the default energy color of the Bo is red.
Executing without holding the MK1-Bo will toggle the channeling effect permanently on your weapon. Sometimes the staff will just continue to shine brightly (while on your back) as if you were channeling it. A melee attack will remove the effect.
Slash Dash MK1-Bo Sk ns i
Patch History Edit
Bo model reworked.
Kintsugi and Nocturne skins added.
Fixed the Scyth Sugatra rotation on Bo series.
Increased the damage of the MK1-Bo in Conclave.
Bo series damage increased in Conclave.
Increased Stamina consumption when blocking with all Bo weapons in Conclave.
Reduced the damage of all Bo weapons in Conclave.
Fixed Mk1 Bo not being usable in Conclave.
Reduced conclave ratings for MK-1 weapons.
Fixed cases where MK-1 weapons that had been acquired during the Tutorial would never gain XP.
MK-1 weapons have been added to the market.
MK-1 weapons can now be seen in the codex.
, the standard version of this weapon.
Bo , the Bo Prime prime version of this weapon.
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