- Highest base damage of all swords.
- Highest status chance of all swords.
- Slam Radial Damage deals damage, bypassing Shields and Proto Shields.
- Stance slot has polarity, matches and .
- Low and no – less effective against health and shields.
- Innate damage – less effective against Shielded, Infested, and Fossilized.
- Very low critical chance.
- Low critical multiplier.
- Slow attack speed.
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- The Slam Radial Damage has a 40% chance to inflict the status effect, which is unaffected by status chance mods.
- The Dark Sword and its shorter counterpart the were previously physical damage weapons. Update 13.0 (2014-04-09) changed them to deal purely damage on their normal attacks, making them the first melee weapons to do so.
- Prior to Update 19.0 (2016-11-11), the Dark Dagger and the Dark Sword used exactly the same image for the Arsenal and Codex.
- Due to its black color and damage, it might be an homage to Kanajana, which is a sword of Erokose and also another aspect of Stormbringer.
Dark Sword Skins
Last updated: Update 26.0 (2019-10-31)
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