|Time: 12 hrs|
|Market Price: 125||Blueprints:25,000|
This weapon deals primarily Slash damage.
- High Slash damage – effective against Infested, Flesh and Cloned Flesh.
- Second highest critical chance of all melee weapons, behind Jat Kusar and Fragor Prime, and highest critical chance of all Fist weapons.
- Stance polarity has polarity, matches Seismic Palm and Gaia's Tragedy stances.
- Has a polarity slot.
- The Tekko's high critical hit chance makes it ideal for a Berserker build.
- With only a rank 10 Blood Rush, the Tekko can achieve over 100% critical chance at a 1.5x combo multiplier, thus allowing this weapon to Orange crit.
- Tekkō (鉄甲), derived from the Japanese word for "iron" and "armor", refers to a type of fist weapon that is designed to increase the mass of the wielder's hand, and by extension the amount of force generated in a single punch.