Tonbo is a Tenno polearm that specializes in high status chance which combines with its high damage to consistently bleed enemies.
This weapon can be sold for
This weapon deals primarily
High base damage.
Long range attacks with a wide radius.
Normal attacks can hit most flying enemies without jumping.
Large slam attack AoE that knocks down enemies, with a chance of inflicting a Blast proc.
This allows it to knock down even more enemies, past its normal slam radius if a nearby enemy is affected.
High status chance.
Has a polarity.
Stance slot has a polarity, matching Shimmering Blight stance.
Weapon Loadouts Edit
Even though the weapon requires Oxium to construct, the Tonbo is quite inexpensive for a weapon exclusive to Clan Research, as most Clan Research-exclusive weapons typically require Forma or other rare resources such as Argon Crystals.
Another exclusive, shared distinction between the Tonbo and Serro is that they are the only polearms with an innate polarity.
The ground slam has a chance to inflict a proc.
"Tonbo" (蜻蛉) is Japanese for "dragonfly".
The weapon's name is likely derived from the (蜻蛉切), a spear also known as the "Dragonfly Cutting Spear", and was said to be wielded by Tonbogiri Honda Tadakatsu. The spear derives its moniker from the myth that a dragonfly landed on its blade and was instantly cut in two.
The blade itself resembles those found on Bill polearms, though with significantly larger proportions.
At its initial release this weapon could not be researched in the Clan Dojo, this was fixed in .
Hotfix 126.96.36.199 Listed as FlowerPowerPolearm in the game files.
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