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Read this Ghost Of Tsushima guide to learn more about all armor sets! Find out all armor list, armor / armour upgrades, location, effects, sets, customization, and more!

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All Armor Set List

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Armor Effects / How To Get
Broken Armor
Broken Armor
- None
Default Armor
Traveler's Attire
Traveler's Attire
- Track Artifacts using Guiding Wind
- Travelling clears more fog of war
- Indicates nearby Artifacts
Unlocked after the Prologue
Samurai Clan Armor
Samurai Clan Armor
- Reduces damage
- Increases health
- Regains Resolve
Main Story Quest: The Tale Of Lady Masako
Ronin Attire
Ronin Attire
- Reduces enemy detection speed
- Increases melee damage
- Slower enemy detection when coming out of pampas grass
Complete the Main Story Mission "Blood On The Grass"
Ghost Armor
Ghost Armor
- Reduces enemy detection speed
- Reduces number of kills to enter Ghost Stance
- Kills have a higher chance to Terrify enemies
Acquired in the Main Story Mission "From The Darkness"
Sakai Armor
Sakai Clan Armor
- Increases melee damage
- Increases health
- Empowers Standoff
Acquired in the Main Story Mission "Ghosts From The Past"
Kensei Armor
Kensei Armor
- Increases Resolve gains
- Ghost weapons deal more damage
- Striking an enemy with a Ghost weapon causes that enemy to deal less damage and receive more damage
Complete the Mythic Tale "The Six Blades Of Kojiro"
Tadayori's Armor
Tadayori's Armor
- Increases nocking and reloading speed
- Increases total Concentration time
- Headshots restore Concentration
Complete the Mythic Tale "The Legend Of Tadayori"
Gosaku's Armor
Gosaku's Armor
- Increases health
- Increases Stagger damage
- Killing a Staggered enemy restores health
Complete the Mythic Tale "The Unbreakable Gosaku"
Mongol Commander's Armor
Mongol Commander's Armor
- Major increase to health
- Reduces all damage by a major amount
- Disguises you while out of combat, massively reducing Mongol detection speed
Complete the side quest "Fit for the Khan"
Fundoshi (Secret Armor)
- Running and sprinting no longer create noise
Visit all Hot Springs
Hero of Tsushima Armor
Hero of Tsushima (DLC Armor)
- Major increase to health
- Reduces all damage by a moderate amount
Comes with the Deluxe Edition

Recommended Armor Upgrades

Upgrade According To Build & Playstyle

It's best to upgrade armor that complements the build and playstyle that you're going for. Check the link below for our recommended best builds for camp clearing, assassination, material gathering, and more!

Check Out Best Build Guide Here!

Invest In Samurai Clan Armor

Invest In Samurai Clan Armor

You will receive the Samurai Clan Armour when you go through The Tale Of Lady Masako. This is a good armor to invest early on in the game as it boosts health, defense, and regains Resolve - which you can use to heal or deal damage.

Check Out The Samurai Clan Armor Here!

Sakai Clan Armor For Aggressive Play

Sakai Clan Armor

The Sakai Clan Armor greatly improves your damage while giving you decent health to stave off the damage. It also grants a huge boost to Standoff, making it easy to finish off enemy encounters as you can easily Terrify nearby enemies.

Check Out The Sakai Clan Armor Here!

Legendary Thief - Sly Cooper Armor

How To Unlock The Sly Cooper Armor

Sly Cooper Armor

In order for you to unlock the Sly Cooper armor, you will need to acquire the following pieces of gear:

Sly Cooper Armor Costume Requirements

  • Gosaku's Armor (Ocean's Guardian Dye)
  • Crooked Kama Headband
  • Sly Tanuki Sword
Check Out The Sly Cooper Armor Here!

Unlocks A New Trophy

Once you equip Jin with these gear pieces, you will be rewarded with the Cooper Clan Cosplayer Trophy!

Check Out The Trophy List Here!

What Are Armor Sets?

Gear To Alter Jin's Abilities

Gear To Alter Jin

The armor set you equip can alter Jin's abilities in and out of battle. Master armor set effects so you gain an advantage in a variety of fights and different enemy encounters.

Check Out Best Builds Guide!

Customize Jin's Outfit

Armor pieces and armor sets will let you customize Jin's appearance to help him in certain situations. Whether facing enemies head-on as a samurai, or sticking to the shadows as a ghost, your armor accentuates your chosen approach to encounters!

Upgrade Armor To Unlock Helmets

Upgraded Armor Sets give you helmets

Some Armor sets unlock new helmets once you upgrade them to a higher level. For example, Upgrading the Samurai Clan Armour to level 2 gives you a Samurai Kabuto, which you can then further improve once you reach level 3. Do note that Helmets are cosmetic items and they do not give you any benefits in combat.

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Divided Into Different Categories

Divided Into Different Categories

Armor is divided into heavy and light categories. These categories can help you emphasize your play style. For example, heavy armor can be used to defend against head-on attacks, while light armor allows for sneaking around silently!

Check Out Combat Guide Here!

Mix And Match Armor Pieces

Keep in mind that you will not be tied down to specific armor sets when outfitting Jin with gear. You will be able to mix and match different pieces from different sets in order to fully complement your playstyle.

Change Colors Using Dye Flowers

Change Colors Using Dye Flowers

You will be able to change the color of your armor pieces by using Dye that you get from Dye Flowers. If you want to change the cosmetic look of a particular piece of armor, consider keeping an eye out for Dye Flowers!

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