Cruel Oath is a weapon in NieR:Automata and 9S's signature blade.

Description[edit | edit source]


A black oriental sword. Its no-frills design gives it an aura of serious weaponry.

Location[edit | edit source]

  • Obtained as 9S's default weapon.

Weapon Story[edit | edit source]


Once, long ago, there was a group of seven boys who were born
in the same village. Though they were not brothers by blood,
they treated each other as family.

Attack:

  • 150 - 180

Combo:

  • 4 (Light)
  • 2 (Heavy)

Abilities:

  • None

Upgrade Cost:

  • None

One cold night, a fortune-teller appeared and warned of a traitor
among them. The boys laughed it off and went about their
business, but the next morning, one of them lay dead.

Attack:

  • 270 - 324

Combo:

  • 5 (Light)
  • 2 (Heavy)

Abilities:

  • ATK Speed Up (Increases the speed of attacks.)

Upgrade Cost:

With each passing night, another boy died. The survivors grew
more and more suspicious of each other, each harboring terrible
doubts about what happened to their brothers.

Attack:

  • 420 - 504

Combo:

  • 6 (Light)
  • 2 (Heavy)

Abilities:

  • ATK Speed Up (Increases the speed of attacks.)

Upgrade Cost:

On the morning of the seventh day, a single survivor stood tall.
Cleaning the blood from his hands, he chuckled to himself.
"Better go find the traitor!"

Attack:

  • 570 - 684

Combo:

  • 7 (Light)
  • 3 (Heavy)

Abilities:

  • ATK Speed Up (Increases the speed of attacks.)
  • Dark Impulse (Incrases attack power when HP is 30% or less.)

Upgrade Cost (Requires Masamune):


Gallery[edit | edit source]

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