A basic blade known as a Skana. It is widely used by the Tenno. Prime model offers slightly increased damage.

The Skana Prime is the Prime version of the DESkana.png Skana, acting as a direct upgrade. The Skana Prime is a Founders-exclusive weapon released alongside Excalibur PrimeIcon272.png Excalibur Prime and LatoPrime.png Lato Prime.

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

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

This weapon deals primarily DmgSlashSmall64.png Slash damage.




Acquisition[edit | edit source]

Skana Prime was only available to owners of the Master or Grand Master Founders package that was offered between December 19th, 2012 and November 1st, 2013.

Tips[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The Skana Prime was initially referred to as the "Fin Sword" in the Codex.
  • Up until Update 12.0, only a small portion of the energy lights can be colored. It is now fully customizable.
  • In Hotfix 15.5.1 this weapon was given access to the Mod TT 20px.png Bright Purity augment, after player feedback regarding the exclusivity of the mod was raised.
  • Prime warframes including Excalibur Prime using Radial Blind will be holding an Exalted Prime Blade, which uses the Skana Prime model.

Media[edit | edit source]

Skana Prime Skins Edit

Patch History[edit | edit source]

Update 26.0

  • Mastery Rank increased from 0 to 12.
  • Damage increased from 42 to 210.
  • Range increased from 1 to 2.5.
  • Status Chance increased from 10% to 26%.
  • Critical Chance increased from 10% to 26%.
  • Critical Damage increased from 1.5x to 2.6x.
  • Slam Attack increased from 84 to 630.
  • Slide Attack increased from 90 to 210.
  • Parry Angle set to 55.

Update 20.5

  • TennoGen Arit skin added for Skana series.

Update 19.10

  • Kintsugi and Nocturne skins added for Skana series.

Update 18.5

  • Skana Conclave skin added.

Update 17.9

  • Day of the Dead skin added.

Update 17.2

  • Skana Prime damage has been increased in Conclave.

Update 16.5

  • Skana series damage increased in Conclave.

Hotfix 15.5.1

  • The Bright Purity Augment Mod can now be used on Skana Prime.

Update 13.5

  • Tweaked the sound effects for the Skana Prime.

Hotfix 12.1.2

  • Skana Prime is now tintable.


  • Introduced via Founders Packages.

Last updated: Update 26.0

See also[edit | edit source]

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