Check out this guide to learn more about the Loaded Spear shinobi prosthetic tool and how to use it! Find out how to efficiently use the Loaded Spear when fighting enemies.
Where To Get The Loaded Spear
Gyoubu's Broken Horn Required to Craft
You will need the item "Gyoubu's Broken Horn" to create the Loaded Spear Tool. It can be found in the house where you crawled under during the opening moments in the Ashina Reservoir. You need the Gatehouse Key to open this room.Ashina Castle ~ Walkthrough Here
Meet With The Sculptor To Craft Loaded Spear
In order for you to acquire the Loaded Spear, meet with the Sculptor, and present Gyoubu's Broken Horn to him to create the Loaded Spear Tool.
How To Get The Gatehouse Key
Defeat Two Enemies On The Bridge
From the Ashina Castle Sculptor's Idol, turn around, and grapple to the branch by the ledge on the right. You will find yourself on a bridge with two enemies that you can eavesdrop on. Killing these enemies will give you the Gatehouse Key.
What Is The Loaded Spear?
Far Reaching Thrust Attacks
The Loaded Spear is great for long range attacks. You can use it to deal a significant amount of damage to enemies just out of your sword's reach.
Consumes 1 Spirit Emblem
This tool will only consume 1 Spirit Emblem per use. This allows you to use it multiple times before needing to restock your Spirit Emblems at a Sculptor's Idol.
How To Use The Loaded Spear
Pull Enemies Towards You
Lighter enemies that are caught in your spear's range can be pulled towards you. This is perfect for an aggressive play style that likes to get up close and personal, and it can also rip armor off heavier enemies.
Additional Button Press Needed To Pull Enemies
Enemies that you hit with your spear do not automatically get pulled toward you. Instead, you will need to press the Prosthetic Tool button one more time in order to drag enemies near you.