Fool's Embrace is a weapon in NieR RepliCant and NieR Gestalt, included as part of the World of Recycled Vessel DLC. It is part of a set, along with Fool's Lament and Fool's Accord.

This weapon does not need to be collected in order to view Endings C and D.

Description[edit | edit source]


A sword created after a man, driven mad by revenge, sealed away a cursed dragon.

Location[edit | edit source]

  • Obtained after beating the fourth level of the DLC's first door. Dying at any point before reaching said level will kick the player out, and must be attempted from the beginning.

Weapon Story[edit | edit source]

From Grimoire Nier:


I was saved from that entrapped despair.
I was able to abandon that cursed fate.
I was able to calm those wrath-filled flames.
That day of our meeting changed me.

Attack Power:

  • 200

Magic Power:

  • 30%

Weight:

  • Very Heavy

Forging Recipe:

  • Damascus Steel x 1

I shall burn the ground to a crisp with my flames.
I shall sip blood with my fangs.
I shall tear apart thine enemies with my claws.
I shall soar through the sky with my wings.

Attack Power

  • 277

Magic Power:

  • 50%

Weight:

  • Very Heavy

Forging Recipe:

  • Damascus Steel x 1

If light was to be deprived of thine eyes.
If blood was to stain thine skin.
If thine sword is heavy.
If thine mouth can no longer speak.

Attack Power

  • 289

Magic Power:

  • 60%

Weight:

  • Very Heavy

Forging Recipe:

  • Damascus Steel x 1

Even if this body burns up.
Even if these words are taken away.
Until the ends of this pact.
Until I lose this warmth.

Attack Power

  • 400

Magic Power:

  • 80%

Weight:

  • Very Heavy

Forging Recipe:

  • Max Level


Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • At Level 4, it is the strongest one-handed sword in the game.
  • The description and appearance are a reference to Drakengard.
  • Upon closer inspection, the weapon itself forms the shape of a level 1 Angelus in flight.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

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