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There's a beast in every man and it stirs when you put a sword in his hand.


Combat is a primary part of Kenshi, and all combat is done with weapons. Weapons are items that are split into multiple categories, each dealing different types and amounts of damage. Armour is designed to reduce damage, and can be bypassed by using certain weapons. Weapons can be looted, purchased from a Weapons Trader or crafted by the player.


Weapon quality is determined by the manufacturer. The weapons that have an Unknown manufacturer are typically too rusted to determine the original creator.

 Types of Weapons Edit

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  • Dual-Wielding?

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    • wrote:The second slot is intended not for dual weilding, but as a back up weapon (as has been stated).  However, while I haven...
    • Yes, that's exactly what they'll do. Though admittedly, back when that comment was written, the auto switching for indoors did not ex...

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