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Base Stats
Icon HP dd2 MAX HP 30 Icon speed dd2 SPD 5
Bleed dd2 Bleed 50% Stun dd2 Stun 10%
Blight dd2 Blight 40% Move dd2 Move 20%
Burn dd2 Burn 10% Debuff dd2 Debuff 50%
Size Turns per round
1 1

The swordsman is an enemy exclusive to Darkest Dungeon II as part of the binding blade DLC that add aswell as two new heroes (Duelist and the Crusader) add an new point that being military posts, locations shared all across the next stages.

Description[ | ]

Previous to the DLC there were brief appearances of the swordman, (mainly it's speared variant) in Man at Arms second hero shrine, and also appear in the event named "Caged Knight" alongside the warlord.

Combat[ | ]

The Swordman fights using melee attacks, setting up himself or other allied swordmen or spearmen, exposing the heroes to powerful follow-up attack from their signature weapon.

Skill Name Target Ranks DMG CRIT Self Target
Gash Blue circle 34 Yellow circle 1234 3-5 (4-7 Dd2 token combo) 10% - • 3 Bleed dd2
• If Target has Dd2 token combo: 6 Bleed dd2
Clamor Blue circle 12 Yellow circle 34 - - - •Remove Dd2 token block
Add Dd2 token combo
•1 Dd2 token stress (33%)
Debuff dd2: Cannot Gain Dd2 token block