Bo staff deals mostly damage, making it useful against Impact Corpus.
This weapon can be sold for
5,000; it is also a requisite ingredient for Tipedo.
This weapon deals primarily
One polarity slot.
Long range for a melee weapon.
Can hit multiple targets at once.
High damage – effective against Impact shields.
Stance mod has polarity, matches Flailing Branch stance.
High status chance.
Slower than the average weapon.
Jump attack has small radius and only stuns the target.
Low and zero Puncture damage – less effective against Slash armor and health.
Bo compared to the Bo Prime:
Lower base damage (50.0 vs. 75.0).
Lower damage (45.0 vs. 67.5).
Impact Slightly Lower damage (5.0 vs. 7.5).
Puncture Lower status chance (20.0% vs. 25.0%).
Slightly slower attack speed (1.0 vs. 1.1).
Weapon Loadouts Edit
Since all parts of the Bo are recolorable.
Update 8.0 Since the Bo no longer ragdolls enemies.
Update 11.0 In , the Bo received a massive damage and attack speed buff, becoming more comparable to the other melee weapons. Enemies killed by the Bo will also ragdoll a significant distance away.
Update 13.0 The weapon's generous status chance is good for slowing enemies down with North Wind.
Bō (棒:ぼう) is the Japanese word for stick/rod/staff. Used in various forms and styles of martial arts around the world, the staff is a highly versatile weapon. Its composition is usually made of hard wood, and can vary from light to heavy, flexible to rigid, and from simple shaft to decorated ornaments. A bō staff is typically 6 feet long, with other staves of various lengths possessing different names.
Despite the blue energy depicted in the Bo's portrait, the default energy color of the Bo is red.
Only the host is capable of ragdolling enemies with the Bo.
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Patch History Edit
Bo model reworked.
Nocturne and Kintsugi Skin added.
Fixed the Scyth Sugatra rotation on the Bo.
Bo series damage increased in PvP.
Increased Stamina consumption when blocking with all Bo weapons in PvP.
Reduced the damage of all Bo weapons in PvP.
Fixed duplicate Bo melee weapons appearing in the Market and Codex.
Bo Staff damage increase.
Vanilla Item introduced with game release.
MK1-Bo, the starter variant of this weapon.
Bo Prime, the primed variant of this weapon.
Tipedo, a weapon crafted from the Bo
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