Katanas are one of two weapons available to a Blader, and the primary choice of weapon for a Force Blader. Bladers that use Katana generally place more into their DEX than their STR, whereas Force Bladers balance their STR and DEX and require more INT.
Types of Katana
Naturally, each kind of Katana requires different amounts of the Blader's or Force Blader's STR/INT/DEX.
Katana can also be crafted, which will yield a Katana of:
While upgrading a Katana will increase the STR/INT/DEX required to equip a Katana, crafting a Katana will not cause the requirements to rise. A Bluestin Katana will require the same amount of stat as a Bluestin Katana of Adept, but a Bluestin Katana +1 will require more.