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Old February 18th, 2020, 02:57 PM
Originally Posted by Sendric View Post
Looking at the scripts, it appears a Bastard Sword only counts as a Katana if it's magical/masterwork. Same for the shortsword as Wakizashi. Is this correct?
That's a bit of a gray area. Sources agree that a katana and wakizashi are functionally identical to a masterwork bastard sword and shortsword, respectively, and are treated as such. Whether the reverse is true, that a bastard sword must be masterwork to be a katana, is never clarified.
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