An advanced blade that delivers high-damage attacks. Delivers a high percentage of critical strikes.

The Plasma Sword is a Tenno sword specializing in Electricity b.png Electricity damage.

This weapon can be sold for Credits64.png5,000.

Manufacturing Requirements
Time: 12 hrs
Rush: Platinum64.png 25
MarketIcon.png Market Price: Platinum64.png N/A Blueprint2.svg Blueprints Price:N/A

The Plasma Sword blueprint can only be acquired from the Nightwave Offerings.

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

This weapon deals Electricity b.png Electricity damage.


  • Innate Electricity b.png Electricity damage, making it effective against shields and health enemies.
  • Once you find the blueprint, it's very easy to make (сrafted using easily obtainable resources aside from the Orokin Cell required to craft it).
  • Stance slot has a Unairu Pol.svg polarity, matches the Conclave-only Mod TT 20px.pngRising Steel stance.


  • Slowest attack speed multiplier of all melee weapons, tied with GrineerCombatKnife.png Sheev.
  • Low-end damage output with normal swings.

Weapon Loadouts[edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The plasma sword uses the smaller model of the pre-update 11 DEGram.png Gram but with a different color scheme.
  • Before Update 13.0, the Plasma Sword dealt Physical damage like most melee weapons. It now deals Electricity b.png Electricity damage, making it the fourth melee weapon to do so after the DEAmphis.png Amphis, Prova8point2.png Prova, and Lecta.png Lecta.

Media[edit | edit source]

Plasma Sword Skins

Patch History[edit | edit source]

Update 17.2.4

  • The Plasma Sword now has had its Status chance increased to 100% and its damage reduced to compensate.

Update 17.2

  • Plasma Sword can now be used in Conclave.

Update 10.3

  • Fixed missing elemental FX for Plasma sword.

Update 8.0

  • Introduced.

See also[edit | edit source]

  • Nightwave, the way you acquire the Plasma Sword.
  • Lecta.png Lecta, Electricity based whip.
  • Prova8point2.png Prova, Electricity based baton.
  • Corpuspolearm.png Serro, Electricity based polearm.
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