These rare, braided throwing daggers were a favorite tool of high ranking Orokin assassins.

The Spira Prime is the Prime variant of the LiDagger Spira throwing daggers, featuring an increase in fire rate and reload speed in exchange for reduced damage.

Manufacturing Requirements
Time: 12 hrs
Rush: Platinum64 50
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This weapon deals primarily Puncture b Puncture damage.


  • High Puncture b Puncture damage – effective against health.
  • Silent - will not be present on opponent's minimap.
  • Very fast reload speed.
  • On kill, bodies will follow the knife that killed them, damaging anyone in their path and pinning the corpse to walls.


  • Low Impact b Impact damage - less effective against shields.
  • Projectiles have travel time and travel in an arc, making it hard to hit at longer ranges.
  • Although listed as 100% accurate, the Spira Prime has a random spread with every throw, making long range targets more difficult to hit.
  • Slow fire rate.


  • Spira Prime, compared to Spira:
    • Lower base damage (82.8 vs. 88.6)
      • Lower Impact b Impact damage (8.3 vs. 8.9)
      • Higher Puncture b Puncture damage (66.2 vs. 53.1)
      • Lower Slash b Slash damage (8.3 vs. 26.6)
    • Higher fire rate (3.33 rounds/sec vs. 2.5 rounds/sec)
    • Larger magazine (12 rounds vs. 10 rounds)
    • Larger max ammo capacity (24 rounds vs. 20 rounds)
    • Faster reload speed (0.8 s vs. 1 s)
    • Higher Mastery Rank required (10 vs. 8)

Weapon LoadoutsEdit


  • The Spira Prime was originally released in July 2015 on the Chinese build of Warframe, along with Excalibur Umbra Prime and PrimeNikana Nikana Prime.
  • The Spira Prime was unintentionally leaked in the Codex following Hotfix 18.4.7.
  • The drill tip on the Spira Prime spins, making it the only throwing knife secondary with a non-static animated model.
  • "Spira" is the Latin word for "spiral" or "coil". The weapon is named this way due to its spinning tips.


  • The Spira Prime as it appears in Codex.

Spira Prime Skins


  • On December 6th, 2017, it was announced that Spira Prime would enter the Prime Vault and its relics retired from the drop tables on December 12th, 2017, along with Saryn PrimeIcon272 Saryn Prime and PrimeNikana Nikana Prime. Any preexisting components or fully-built weapons will remain as is.

Patch HistoryEdit

Update 22.12

  • Mastery Rank increased from 3 to 10
  • Damage increased from 47 to 60
  • Status chance increased from 10% to 14%
  • Critical damage increased from 2.5x to 3x

Hotfix 18.4.12

  • Introduced
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