Tanto

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A Japanese-style dagger, which may be single-edged or double-edged, resembles a shorter wakizashi.

Type: Martial Light Melee Weapon

Name Cost Dmg (S) Dmg (M) Critical Range Weight TypeSpecial
Tanto 5 gp 1d3 1d4 18-20/x2
- 1 lb. Piercing
Deadly

The tanto is the dagger of the nihonto family of blades (which also includes the wakizashi, katana and nodachi). It can be paired as an off-hand weapon with a wakizashi or katana as a daisho.

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